British public opinion on air strikes against ISIS

This statistic shows British public opinion on September 24 to 25, 2014, on whether the RAF should join the US-led air strike operations against Islamic State/ISIS in Iraq and/or Syria. Whereas nearly half of the 1,972 respondents approved of a RAF campaign in both countries, only 6 percent approved of an Iraq only campaign, and even fewer for a Syria only campaign. The complexity of the situation was also highlighted, with almost a quarter saying that they didn't know.

ISIS/Islamic State is active in both Syria and Iraq. Do you think the RAF should take part in air strikes against ISIS/Islamic State forces in....?

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Release date

September 2014


United Kingdom (Great Britain)

Survey time period

September 24 to 25, 2014

Number of respondents

1,972 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Supplementary notes

Type of survey not specified.
Percentage points exceeding 100 percent are probably due to rounding.

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