ISTANBUL — Turkey is pressing Sweden and Finland to curb Kurdish terrorist activity in the two Nordic countries and lift restrictions on arms sales to Ankara, with the NATO member likely to hold the withdrawal. votes on whether both can join the union.
President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan On Friday, he said that Turkey did not support their request, while accusing the two countries of harboring what he said were Kurdish fighters from a group targeting Turkey. All 30 members of NATO must approve the accession of any new member.
https://www.wsj.com/articles/turkey-lays-out-demands-as-finland-sweden-plan-nato-entry-11652722492 Turkey Lays Out Demands as Finland, Sweden Plan NATO Entry