Disinfo: NATO broke its promise that it won't enlarge towards the...


NATO broke its promise that it won’t enlarge towards the East. NATO enlargement resembles Hitler and Napoleon´s attack on Russia. // There is a civil war in Ukraine. West uses Ukraine to detabilize Russia.


The claim about NATO "expansion" misrepresents the process of NATO enlargement. NATO does not "expand" but considers the applications of candidate countries which want to join. See: bit.ly/269ONPz;, bit.ly/2e6J8oV;, bit.ly/2eFPg9s, . In any case, no such promise was made bit.ly/1qQ3wHH, . This fact was acknowledged by former President Gorbachev himself in 2014 in an interview for (pro-Kremlin outlet) Russia Beyond the Headlines bit.ly/2a6FHvM.//, The situation in Ukraine has been under examination by the Office of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court preliminary examination since 25 April 2014. In their Report on Preliminary Examination Activities 2016, they state that “the information available suggests that the situation within the territory of Crimea and Sevastopol amounts to an international armed conflict between Ukraine and the Russian Federation. This international armed conflict began at the latest on 26 February when the Russian Federation deployed members of its armed forces to gain control over parts of the Ukrainian territory without the consent of the Ukrainian Government https://www.icc-cpi.int/iccdocs/otp/161114-otp-rep-PE_ENG.pdf. The EU's new Global Strategy recognises that it is the actions of Russia which have resulted in a threat to European security: bit.ly/2biNXYF, .


  • Reported in: Issue 66
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 13/04/2017
  • Outlet language(s) Czech
  • Countries and/or Regions discussed in the disinformation: Ukraine
  • Keywords: EU/NATO enlargement, Adolf Hitler, NATO
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Ukraine is delivering weapons to the terrorists in the Middle East via Mariupol. There are chemical weapons in Mariupol as well. In the past, Ukraine used chemical weapons in Donbas.


No evidence given. Ukraine transferred all of the chemical weapons on its territory to Russia by January 1992. Ukraine is a signatory to the Chemical Weapons Convention: bit.ly/2cUVFhv,

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The migration wave from the Middle East to Europe is controlled, among others, by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation and the Muslim Brotherhood, which also controlled the Obama administration to a large extent; and it is organised also by the EU institutions.


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