54% of Belarusians say relations with EU good - poll

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Over a half of Belarusians feel the relations between Belarus and European Union are good, according to the results of the poll carried out by the EU Neighbors East project in March-May 2017 in the Eastern Partnership countries. The samle for the survey was 1000 people. 

According to the 2017 survey:

- 53% of Belarusians have a neutral image of the EU, up from 46% in 2016. The number of Belarusians with a negative view of the EU has decreased from 13% in 2016 to 6% in 2017.

-54% of Belarusians feel relations with the European Union are good – a slight fall from 58% in 2016.

52% of people in Belarus trust the EU, compared to the United Nations (46%), the Eurasian Economic Union (46%) and NATO (21%).

73% of Belarusians consider that peace, security and stability are the most important personal values.