US votes on Swedish NATO application

Demokratiske majoritetsledaren Chuck Schumer. Arkivbild.
Democratic majority leader Chuck Schumer.

The US Senate will vote on Wednesday on how to approach Sweden and Finland's NATO applications, reports Reuters, referring to democratic majority leader Chuck Schumer.

The vote will be preceded by a debate starting at 19:30, Swedish time.

A number of Republican members have announced their intention to vote no, but otherwise the support for a yes is great among the representatives …