The EU-Atlantic integrations info center informed that the Spanish Congress of Deputies ratified Macedonia’s NATO accession protocol.

“The Spanish Congress of Deputies in Madrid, this morning ratified the NATO accession protocol with 279 votes in favor of and one vote against!The next step will be the voting at the Senate and as soon as the King signs the protocol, what will follow will be to deposit the accession protocol in the USA” wrote the Info Center.

The Foreign Affairs Minister Nikola Dimitrov, during his visit to Spain last week, was informed that the ratification of the accession protocol has already started at the Spanish Parliament. It is expected that the whole procedure should be finished by the end of March.