Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation today with his Finnish counterpart Sauli Niinisto and, as the Kremlin announced, during it the Russian president stressed that the end of its military neutrality Φινλανδίας it would be a “mistake”.
“THE Vladimir Putin “The end of the traditional policy of military neutrality would be a mistake, as long as there is no threat to Finland’s security,” the statement said.
The announcement of Helsinki’s candidacy for NATO, something that Moscow sees very negatively, is expected tomorrow, Sunday.
“Such a change in the country’s political orientation could have a negative impact on Russian-Finnish relations, which for years developed in a spirit of good neighborliness and cooperation between partners, being mutually beneficial,” the Kremlin said in a statement. the Athenian News Agency.
The two leaders also referred to the situation in Ukraine, where Russia has been conducting an offensive since February 24. Putin briefed his Finnish counterpart on “the state of the Russian-Ukrainian talks, which have been virtually interrupted by Kyiv, which shows no interest in a constructive and serious dialogue,” according to the same img.
Source: News Beast