Senator Alexei Pushkov praised the decision of the Montenegrin Parliament, on Friday voted for the country’s accession to NATO. In his opinion, of no military value whatsoever, this step will not have, but for the people of Montenegro expressed at the loss of 2% of GDP.
The accession of Montenegro to NATO should the Alliance to strengthen the Euro-Atlantic Europe. Military value is zero. For the people minus 2 percent. GDP.
— Alexei Pushkov (@Alexey_Pushkov) 28 APR 2017
Cannon later responded to the statement of the President of Montenegro Filip Vujanovic, who called NATO membership guarantee the eternal existence of the country.
“And who the country is threatened? And he seriously believes that NATO is forever?!” – asked the Russian Senator.