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Incest is legal in Norway

Summary of Disinformation

Incest has been legalized in Norway. Hence, it would be better if Norwegians, who pollute the world, would not have been born at all.


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Incest is illegal in Norway, punishable with prison up to 6 years. 

Portraying Nordic countries as especially immoral has been a recurring narrative in pro-Kremlin disinformation in Georgia and other orthodox countries. The story is in line with similar disinformation stories about moral decay in Europe. Thus, a particularly persistent claim is that sexual abuse of children is a norm in Norwegian families, and Russian nationwide TV has spent airtime explaining that embracing LGTBI rights paves the way for accepting paedohilia.euvsdisinfo.eu/no-denmark-is-not-legalising-sexual-abuse-of-animals/

More on specific narratives used in pro-Kremlin disinformation in Georgia can be found here idfi.ge/public/upload/Meri/Giorgi%20Lomtadze/Policy%20Paper.PDF

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Reported in: Issue 106
Date: 18.04.2018
Language: Georgian
Country: Norway, Georgia
Keywords: Western values
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: TV Objektivi
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