Bulgarians' views on the war in Ukraine, EU, NATO and democracy, and their belief in disinformation narratives

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The study contained herein presents the results of in-depth public opinion polling conducted in Bulgaria in partnership with GLOBSEC. Data on the situation in Bulgaria was analyzed in detail by the Institute for Global Analytics. The findings demonstrate that Bulgarians are outliers in the context of societal dispositions in other Central and Eastern European countries. Bulgaria records:

  • The lowest adherence to the EU and NATO.
  • The least critical assessment of Russia.
  • The weakest perception of threat from Moscow and Beijing.
  • The highest approval of autocratic leaders.
  • The most entrenched anti-Western views.

Find out more from the report available here