Leaders also agreed to invest more in NATO and to increase common funding.
During the Summit, NATO’s closest partners Finland and Sweden
Sweden were invited to join the Alliance, a significant boost to Euro-Atlantic security
“The decisions we have taken in Madrid will ensure that our Alliance continues to preserve peace"
Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said: “The decisions we have taken in Madrid
Allies further agreed on long-term support for Ukraine through a strengthened Comprehensive Assistance Package.
Our people and our values, Europe and North America, standing together in NATO.
Allied leaders agreed on a fundamental shift in NATO’s deterrence and defence
Strengthened forward defences, enhanced battlegroups in the eastern part of the Alliance
An increase in the number of high readiness forces to well over 300,000.
The NATO Summit in Madrid drew to a close on Thursday (30 June 2022) with decisions to transform