Poll: Israelis support military operation in Gaza 60%:23%Technorati Tag: Israel and Gaza.
Dr. Aaron Lerner 25 December 2008
Israel Television Channel One reported on the Mabat evening news that a poll
they commissioned yesterday (24 December) by Midgam found Israelis
overwhelming support a military operation in Gaza 60% to 23% opposed.
This results contrasts greatly from the loaded poll question commissioned by
Haaretz that was asked on 23 December - before the massive barrage of
rockets hit Israel.
The one-sided Ha'aretz question was designed to try and force respondents to
oppose a military operation: "Do you support a ground operation in the Gaza
Strip that may cause losses among IDF soldiers" - For 40% Against 46% Don't