The Atlantic Council and a group of more than 40 experts, former high-ranking officials, adopted an appeal to US President Joe Biden with a request to speed up the process of Ukraine’s accession to NATO, the press service of the Kyiv Security Forum (KSF) reported.
At the NATO summit in Washington D.C., to take place next year, decisions should be made to accelerate Ukraine’s accession to NATO.
According to the Ambassador, this document was developed in the wake of the July NATO summit in Vilnius since many were disappointed with its results.
“That’s why we formed a group of experts, specialists, former high-ranking officials to decide what can be done to accelerate Ukraine’s accession to NATO through the Washington summit, to take place next year,” Amb. Herbst said.
He also noted that this group included highly esteemed experts holding high positions: former ambassadors, diplomats, heads of military structures in Europe.
“Therefore, we need to take a decisive step towards Ukraine’s membership in NATO, which ought to be taken at the summit in Washington”, – summed up the Director of Eurasia Center, Atlantic Council.