"The leaders will reaffirm NATO's open door policy, which provides a path to membership for any European country," TASS was quoted as saying.

It is noted that the candidate country must share the values ​​of the alliance, as well as fulfill the necessary duties and obligations.

Earlier it was reported that the leaders of the NATO countries intend to announce at the end of the upcoming summit in Brussels that they are opposed to the deployment of land-based nuclear missiles in Europe.