Finland's president suggests pause on trilateral talks with Turkey over NATO bid with Sweden


The hold-up follows Ankara announcing it would not back Sweden's NATO bid following an anti-Turkey protest in Stockholm. Finland, it seems, is reassessing its options but still insist joining with Sweden is the number one option.

Turkey's President Erdogan tells Sweden not to expect backing for its NATO bid after Quran burnt


Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has told Sweden not to expect his backing for its bid to join NATO after Swedish police allowed a Quran to be burned by a protestor outside the Turkish embassy in Stockholm.