Aslı Aydıntaşbaş and Jeremy Shapiro write about Erdogan´s post-Western Turkey
Media mentions – Turkey
There seems to have been a big push by the Biden administration to allow Turkey to modernise its air force and acquire new F-16s
The defense of the Baltic republics and Finland is hardly possible without using Swedish territory and only as a full member of the alliance is the country fully involved in defense planning
During the run-up to the summit in Vilnius, Lithuania, all eyes were on Ukraine’s prospects for membership. But Sweden’s membership bid was also up in the air, held up by Turkish President Erdogan.
Many NATO countries will view the outcome of the summit as a test of Turkey’s and Hungary’s commitment to the alliance