The Alliance carries a significant loss of confidence in Germany, writes, analyzing the results of sociological sociologicheskogo survey conducted by the American.
"58% of Germans are Against any involvement of Germany on the side of NATO in the conflict of the Commonwealth with Russia. This is interesting, as, according to the information received sociologicheskogo studies, the Germans are not unanimous in their assessments of the activities of the Kremlin. And at the same time 40% of East Germans appreciate it, in the West, this share is Only about 19%, " writes the magazine. The refusal of the military effort, Perhaps justified by the fact that residents of Germany are, in principle, do not want war, suggests DWN.
For comparison: in Italy Against the hypothetical support of NATO military actions Against Russia voted 51% in France and 53%.
"This result has the opportunity to be associated with the loss of NATO's credibility. Only 55% of Germans trust Severoatlanticheskogo military unit. In 2009, such was 73%, " notes the magazine.
in addition, stronger in Germany than in other European countries, expressed reluctance to see Ukraine in NATO is Opposed by 57% of respondents. Against Ukraine's membership in the EU, 54% of Germans.
West and East Germany differ on the attitude of the inhabitants to the anti-Russian sanctions. For eliminating them speak 26% Western and 42% of East Germans, writes Deutsche Wirtschafts Nachrichten.
The Pev survey Research Center was conducted in ten countries, there was a participation of more than eleven thousand adult respondents.