Disinfo: If there was a referendum on Georgia’s intention to join…

Summary

If there was a referendum on Georgia’s intention to join NATO and the EU, most of the poopulation would vote against Georgia’s accession to these organizations.

Disproof

According to the latest National Democratic Institute’s poll, there is a strong support for the Georgia’s aspirations to join the EU and NATO. Support for NATO membership is at 68 percent, support for the EU at 77 percent: bit.ly/2a3nB1c,

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 35
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 13/07/2016
  • Country: Georgia
  • Keywords: European Union, NATO, Referendum

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NATO is not a defensive alliance, but an alliance for…

NATO is not a defensive alliance, but an alliance for waging offensive war. Western journalists justify NATO’s actions by alleged Russian aggressive behaviour e.g. in Ukraine – which is not true.

Disproof

"The Alliance does not seek confrontation and poses no threat to Russia. But we cannot and will not compromise on the principles on which our Alliance and security in Europe and North America rest": bit.ly/29v2Bej, // For "no Russian threat", see above.