The United States deposits ratification of North Macedonia’s NATO Accession Protocol

The United States deposited its ratification of North Macedonia’s NATO Accession Protocol, US State Secretary Mike Pompeo wrote on Twitter.

“Pleased to announce the United States deposited its ratification of North Macedonia’s NATO Accession Protocol. One step closer to welcoming North Macedonia as NATO’s 30th Ally!” wrote Pompeo.

The Unites States Senate ratified the protocol October 22nd. 28 out of the 29 NATO member states have ratified North Macedonia’s NATO Accession Protocol in nine months.

NATO is expected to welcome North Macedonia as the 30th member state in the final declaration of the London Summit, which will take place on December 3rd and 4th.