People in several NATO nations increasingly see Russia as a threat, a new survey has found, but in only a few countries is there support for military action in case of an attack on ally.
The poll, from the Pew Research Center, found that in France, Germany and Italy, majorities opposed military force if “Russia got into a serious military conflict with one of its neighboring countries that is our NATO ally.”
Article 5 of the North Atlantic Treaty requires NATO members to defend an ally with armed force if necessary. In France 47 percent supported the use of force in such …read more
Source: European Voice