International Affairs - 2007 Annual Survey of Jewish Opinion

A. International Affairs

1. Do you approve or disapprove of the way the United States government is handling the campaign against terrorism?
Approve 31
Disapprove 59
Not Sure 10
2. Compared to one year ago, do you feel more safe from the threat of terrorism, less safe, or about as safe as you felt one year ago?
More 5
Less 22
Same 73
Not Sure 1
3. Looking back, do you think the United States did the right thing in taking military action against Iraq, or should the U.S. have stayed out?
Right thing 27
Stayed out 67
Not Sure 6
4. How would you say things are going for the United States in its efforts to bring stability and order to Iraq? Would you say things are going very well, somewhat well, somewhat badly, or very badly?
Very well 3
Somewhat well 20
Somewhat badly 33
Very badly 43
Not sure 2
5. As you may know, the United States has sent more than 20,000 additional troops to Iraq. From what you have heard or read, would you say this troop increase is making the situation in Iraq better, making it worse, or is it having no impact on the situation in Iraq so far?
Better 30
Worse 16
No Impact 52
Not Sure 3
6. How concerned are you about the prospect of Iran obtaining nuclear weapons? Are you very concerned, somewhat concerned, or not concerned at all?
Very concerned 59
Somewhat concerned 33
Not Concerned 7
Not Sure 0
7. Would you support or oppose the United States taking military action against Iran to prevent it from developing nuclear weapons?
Support 35
Oppose 57
Not Sure 8
8. Do you agree or disagree with those who claim that the West and the Muslim world are engaged in a clash of civilizations?  
Agree 63
Disagree 26
Not Sure 10
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C. National Affairs
D. Anti-Semitism
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