Demonstrators chant slogans outside the Swedish embassy in Ankara, Turkey on Tuesday. Photo: AP
Demonstrators chant slogans outside the Swedish embassy in Ankara, Turkey on Tuesday. Photo: AP

Finland’s top diplomat hints at joining Nato without Sweden, amid row with Turkey

  • Finnish Foreign Minister Pekka Haavisto later back-pedalled, but his comments were the first sign of a crack in the unity between the 2 Nordic nations
  • Their Nato bid requires approval of all members of the alliance, and Turkey has warned it will not support Sweden, after anti-Islam protests in Stockholm

Demonstrators chant slogans outside the Swedish embassy in Ankara, Turkey on Tuesday. Photo: AP
Demonstrators chant slogans outside the Swedish embassy in Ankara, Turkey on Tuesday. Photo: AP
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