East StratCom disinformation claim:

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.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 13. July 2016

Debunk claim:

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: https://www.ndi.org/March-2016-Public-Opinion-Issues-Press-Release-Georgia

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by Givi Gigitashvili, student, University of Tartu in Disinformation Review issue 35. The item is located at row number 42 in the report.

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