Presidential Race Maps Writing on the Wall

Majority Oppose US Military Action In Syria and N. Korea

Posted May 02, 2013 at 9:33 AM by Maurice Berger

According to a new survey by the New York Times, most Americans oppose US military action in Syria and North Korea: "62% of the public say the United States has no responsibility to do something about the fighting in Syria between government forces and antigovernment groups, while just one-quarter disagree. Likewise, 56% say North Korea is a threat that can be contained for now without military action, just 15% say the situation requires immediate American action and 21% say the North is not a threat at all."

Majority Favor US Military Defense Of South Korea

Posted Apr 08, 2013 at 8:52 AM by Maurice Berger

A new poll by Gallup reports that a majority of Americans--55%-- say the United States should use its military forces to help defend South Korea if it were to be attacked by North Korea, while 34% say the U.S. should not do so.