This is the NATO membership policy that Putin overtly perverts. Purposeful destabilization is accomplished via Russian GRU/FSB intelligence operations and military incursions that have occurred in prospective NATO members Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine.Study on NATO Enlargement
6. States which have ethnic disputes or external territorial disputes, including irredentist claims, or internal jurisdictional disputes must settle those disputes by peaceful means in accordance with OSCE principles. Resolution of such disputes would be a factor in determining whether to invite a state to join the Alliance.
Crimea is illegally occupied by Russia
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