British public opinion on US and UK troops in Iraq to fight ISIS by political stance

This statistic shows British public opinion by political conviction on September 24 to 25, 2014, on whether the United Kingdom and the United States should send troops back into Iraq in order to combat the threat from Islamic State/ISIS. More than half of all participants disapproved, although those who affiliated themselves with the Conservative Party and UKIP were more likely to approve.

Would you approve or disapprove of Britain and the USA sending ground troops back into Iraq to help fight Islamic State/ISIS?

Affiliated political partyDisapproveApproveDon't know
Lib Dem64%16%20%
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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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