Academic journal article AEI Paper & Studies

Developments in Ukraine

Academic journal article AEI Paper & Studies

Developments in Ukraine

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Views of Russia have deteriorated sharply recently. While Americans support acting in concert with our European allies, they are very leery of the US acting alone or of any kind of military action. As the previous page shows, Americans appear divided about how President Obama is handling the situation there.

Q: Now talking more about just a couple of these
countries. In general do you ...?

                     March 2014   March 1995

Think of Russia as      19%          56%
  more of an ally
Adversary                72           35

Note: Not all askings shown. In the new poll, 33
percent considered China as more of an ally and
57 percent more of an adversary.

Source: NBC News/Wall Street Journal, March 2014.

Note: Table made from bar graph.

Q: Thinking about the situation in
about the situation in Ukraine, do
you think ...?

It is more important   29%
  for the US to take
  a firm stand
  against Russian
  actions
Not get too involved   56
  in the situation

Note: Of those who said it was more
important to take a firm stand, 8
percent said the US should consider
military options and 19 percent
only consider economic and
political actions.

Source: Pew Research Center, March 2014.

Note: Table made from bar graph.

Q: Overall, do you support or oppose the United States
and its European allies ...?

Support the United States    56%
  and its European
  allies imposing economic
  sanctions on Russia
  for its actions
  involving Ukraine
Oppose                       31

Source: ABC News/Washington Post, March 2014. … 
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