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Finland, Sweden ambassadors discuss the push to join NATO

Clip: 05/16/2022 | 9m 28s | Video has closed captioning.

Russia's invasion of Ukraine has prompted a major shift in public opinion in Finland and Sweden, with support for joining NATO recently surging in both countries. Meanwhile, Russian President Putin said the expansion of NATO infrastructure would trigger a response. Karin Olofsdotter, Swedish ambassador to the U.S., and Mikko Hautala, Finnish ambassador to the U.S., join Judy Woodruff to discuss.

Aired: 05/16/22

Rating: NR

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