East StratCom disinformation claim:
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Period/date: 23. February 2017
taaj croisières costa allegra 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: http://nato.int/cps/en/natohq/115204.htm; http://nato.int/cps/en/natohq/topics_111767.htm; http://nato.int/cps/en/natohq/topics_111767.htm#cl303. In any case, no such promise was made http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natolive/topics_109141.htm. This fact was acknowledged by former Russian President Gorbachev himself in 2014 in an interview for (pro-Kremlin outlet) Russia Beyond the Headlines http://rbth.com/international/2014/10/16/mikhail_gorbachev_i_am_against_all_walls_40673.html.
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This information is reported by http://arc-theatre.com/company/productions/gallery/singin-in-the-rain/attachment/19/ East StratCom Network in Disinformation Review issue 61. The item is located at row number 8 in the report.