NATO increases its borders in order to attack the Russian Federation, and not to protect the Commonwealth countries, says Austrian politician Robert Marshall, leader of the Austrian party EU-Austrittspartei, which stands for the withdrawal of Austria from the European Union. About this Sputnik.
"NATO enlargement is very dangerous, because the only purpose of the Commonwealth is to attack the Russian Federation that has nothing to do with the tactics of protection. All this brings us to a new war in the European Union, " he said.
The EU is not an independent Union because it allows the presence of foreign military forces within the member countries of the European Union, added Marshall
"Our position is that we do not wish the presence of American soldiers in the European Union ", - said the politician.
Marshall also said that according to the Constitution of Austria should remain neutral in military matters, According to his statement, the country does not want to be part of a military bloc like NATO and which, in his vision, is the EU.
"for this reason, the country wishes to leave the EU. The Austrians do not want to be part of the conflict in Ukraine and the fall in Africa, " he finished.
In accordance with the Treaty of 1949, the main task of NATO is to safeguard the freedom and security of its member States by political and military means. NATO guarantees the protection of common values allies - democracy, freedom, identity, rule of law and the peaceful settlement of disputes, and also promotes these values throughout the Euro-Atlantic region. NATO provides a forum for public consultation of the countries of North America and Europe on security issues of common concern, and for joint actions aimed at their solution.
The purpose of the organization is to ensure the collective security of its members in Europeancountries the region, an attack on one member is treated as an attack on the Union in General. Under the NATO Charter, it is open to new members who are likely to develop the principles of the Treaty and to contribute to collective security. About the aims and objectives of NATO