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Finland Risks Going Into War With Russia If It Join NATO

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Vladimir Putin led-Russian Government has warned Finland that it would “be forced” to retaliate if the long-neutral country joined the Western military alliance, NATO, imminently, amid the ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine.

The Russian Foreign Ministry disclosed this in a statement Thursday.

The statement read, “Finland joining NATO is a radical change in the country’s foreign policy.

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“Russia will be forced to take retaliatory steps, both of a military-technical and other nature, in order to stop threats to its national security arising.”

The statement comes immediately after Finland’s President Sauli Niinisto and Prime Minister Sanna Marin said the country should apply to join NATO “without delay.”

Hammed Tajudeen is the editor in-chief of Blaze News, holds Higher National Diploma(HND) in Mass Communication, graduated from Osun State Polytechnic, Iree.

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