The World: A TIME Survey: U.S. and Israel

Essential to any Middle East peace deal is U.S. support, or lack of support, for Israel and possible American willingness to guarantee a settlement. These questions were explored in an opinion survey completed last week for TIME by Yankelovich, Skelly & White Inc. Some of the results based on a national probability sample of 1,046 adults:

Regarding support for Israel, 41% favor a cutback in military aid, while 37% think it should continue at present levels, and 8% would increase it. National sentiment, according to these results, has scarcely changed in the past year. But 63% of those surveyed believe that...

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