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NATO to expand alliance, boost defenses to counter Russia

Clip: 06/29/2022 | 7m 6s | Video has closed captioning.

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization's 30 leaders on Wednesday officially invited Finland and Sweden to become members, and released a new strategic vision that called Russia the alliance’s most significant threat. Meanwhile, the U.S. announced it would deploy thousands of additional troops to Europe. Nick Schifrin reports from Madrid, where the annual NATO summit is being held.

Aired: 06/29/22

Rating: NR

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