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EU is imposing paedophilia on Serbia

Summary of Disinformation

Paedophilia is a natural sexual orientation, just like heterosexuality, and we should treat paedophiles with the same respect as other people. This scandalous statement was made during the TEDx Talk conference at the German University of Wuerzburg. Fighters against paedophilia in Serbia warn that this is just the beginning of the campaign since “modern” Europe is planning to introduce such perverted attitudes in the Balkans.

Disproof

A recurring conspiracy theory in pro-Kremlin disinformation euvsdisinfo.eu/disinformation-cases/?text=paedophilia&disinfo_issue=&date= .

There are no plans to legalise paedophilia, on the contrary, the Council and the European Parliament adopted on 13 December 2011a Directive on combating the sexual abuse and sexual exploitation of children and child pornography, stepping up the fight against child sexual abuse. ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/what-we-do/policies/organized-crime-and-human-trafficking/child-sexual-abuse_en

Read more on the controversial TEDx Talk here www.snopes.com/fact-check/tedx-pedophilia-sexual-orientation/

For background see: euvsdisinfo.eu/old-disinformation-finds-fresh-ground-in-serbia-targets-the-eu/

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Reported in: Issue 116
Date: 01.08.2018
Language: Serbia
Country: Serbia
Keywords: Western Balkans, Paedophilia, EU, European values
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: Republika
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