Approval of UK air strikes against ISIS in Iraq and Syria

This statistic shows British public opinion by age 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. A total of 48 percent of participants approved of campaigns in both Iraq and Syria, and 24 percent of people were unsure. People were more supportive of an Iraq only campaign than a Syria only campaign, although both were vey unpopular.

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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