According to the Horshenin Institute poll, if a referendum on joining NATO was held now, 47.3# of Ukrainian would support it against 36.2 earlier, Interfax-Ukrayina reports June 17.
In May 2013, 35.3% supported entry in NATO, with 43.2 being against.
Such opinion shift is due to Russia’s aggression against Ukraine.
64.2% of Ukrainians believe that Russia is arming and controlling terrorists, 23.6% disbelieve and 12.2% are undecided.
78.4% of Ukrainians support Kyiv in its confrontation in Donbas and only 10% support the opponents.
As for the use of force, 42.1% of Ukrainians favor it and 47.2% support the talks with separatists, with 10.7% undecided.
76.7% of Ukrainians believe Russia is a threat to Ukraine against 13.2%.
55.1% of respondents believe Russia will continue its aggression and try to seize other parts of Ukraine against 21.5%.