Aslıhan DOĞRU -TDO- Northern Macedonia has signed the last membership document which needed to join NATO.
President Stevo Pendarowskiy, who signed Northern Macedonia's nato membership document, said: “With this document, As president, I declare that the Republic of Northern Macedonia has participated in the North Atlantic Agreement and is committed to complying with and implementing all the provisions of this treaty."
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said in a statement, the alliance is ready to welcome the country which is the 30th member.
It was predicted that the completion of Northern Macedonia's admissions procedure would be announced at the April meeting of the North Atlantic Council's Foreign Ministers, but the meeting was cancelled due to the spread of coronavirus.
Spain was the last country to approve Northern Macedonia's accession to NATO.