Estonian Defense Minister Hanno Pevkur said this in an interview with “Iltalehti” newspaper.
“The flight range of Estonian and Finnish missiles exceeds the width of the Gulf of Finland,” said Pevkur.
Pevkur emphasized that in the meeting with the Minister of Defense of Finland, they reached an agreement on unifying the defense of the countries and exchanging information.
Sweden and Finland renounced their neutral status in the background of Russia’s intervention in Ukraine NATOhave decided to join. Their entry into the alliance must be approved by all 30 member countries of the organization.
As of August 4, 23 countries have ratified the agreement on new members.