Eric Dienstfrey | January 13, 2009
Pew Research Center
1/7-11/09; 1,503 adults, 3% margin of error
Mode: Live Telephone Interviews
Over the past few weeks, there has been a significant military conflict between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip. All things considered, who do you think is most responsible for the outbreak of the recent violence?
- 12% Israel
5% Both sides
1% United States/Bush
What should the United States do in this conflict? Should the United States government publicly support Israel, should it say or do nothing, or should it publicly criticize Israel?
- 39% Support
38% Say or do nothing
In terms of resolving this conflict, do you think the United States should be more involved than it is now, less involved than it is now, or is it as involved as it should be?
- 17% More involved
27% Less involved
48% As involved as it should be