The participation ceremony was held in Brussels. Finland officially became a member of NATO.
After the approval, Finland’s official NATO account on social media included a map showing the countries that approved membership in green.
“And so the map turned completely green. Sincere thanks to all 30 allies who approved Finland’s NATO membership…” message shared.
On the map, both the Greek Cypriot Administration and the TRNC were included on the island of Cyprus.
The message was also shared again by NATO’s official social media account.
Greek, Defense-point news site mapped sharing “Cyprus is divided in two on the ‘NATO’ map… Smile in Turkey” announced with the title.
Greek Philenews newspaper for sharing Helsinki, “Smile in Turkey for the map shared by NATO and Finland” used the headline.