Politicians argue whether to include to the Constitution of the country the desire of Ukraine to join the NATO. Sociological services one after another ask citizens about membership in the alliance. The idea of a referendum has been actively discussed during last few months. The words “NATO standards” are generally used here and there. At first glance everything is fine-the path is chosen, we are on it. But, if you look closely, not everything is as simple as it sounds coming from parliamentarians and managers. Just talking about the alliance is not enough. Let`s try to understand why.