Statsminister Magdalena Anderssons anförande i samband med mötet med Natos generalsekreterare,

And thank you for receiving me here, at the NATO headquarters on the eve of the Summit in Madrid.[…]

Sweden would commit to the Washington Treaty in its entirety, as well as to all NATO doctrines. […]

Our vulnerability to external threats is increased until we formally become a member. In response to this uncertainty, several Allies – including the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, France, Spain, Norway and Denmark have extended Sweden clear assurances of support during the application period. For this we are very grateful.[…]

As a member, Sweden will contribute to the security of NATO as a whole, including Türkiye, in a spirit of solidarity. We would embrace NATO’s 360 degrees approach to security. Läs talet