East StratCom disinformation claim:

NATO is preparing for a war against Russia.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 4. July 2016

Debunk claim:

As stated by NATO heads of state and government at the Warsaw Summit in July 2016, “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.” (http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/official_texts_133169.htm)

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by European Values Think-Tank in Disinformation Review issue 35. The item is located at row number 5 in the report.

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