East StratCom disinformation claim:

NATO violates its own Charter. When it was created in 1949, the First Article of the Charter declared that NATO would fulfill all the requirements of the UN. And then NATO began introducing an aggressive ideology in other documents.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 12. February 2017

Debunk claim:

No evidence given. See e.g. “The Alliance does not seek confrontation and poses no threat to Russia” (communiqué after the 2016 NATO summit): http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/official_texts_133169.htm?selectedLocale=en

Documentation for the debunk


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Additional information

This information is reported by Pavel Spirin, former journalist in Disinformation Review issue 59. The item is located at row number 7 in the report.

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