Ukraine proving NATO membership not crucial for alliance’s assistance
Finland and Sweden say they are seeking sanctuary in a military alliance with NATO due Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, but it may not be necessary.
NATO troops conduct an exercise at the Camp Ādaži training area in Latvia as part of Operation Reassurance on Sept. 4, 2019. The Ukrainian military has been receiving top-notch training from NATO instructors—including Canadian soldiers—since 2014, writes Scott Taylor. DND photograph by Corporal Djalma Vuong-De Ramos