US: Afghanistan (Gallup 6/25-26)

06/28/2010 11:18 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

6/25-26/10; 1,044 adults, 4% margin of error
Mode: Automated phone
(Gallup release)
Update: Obama on Afghanistan


Obama Handling of Afghanistan
8% Very Good, 42% Good, 28% Poor, 16% Very Poor

Approve / Oppose July 2011 Timeline to Begin Withdrawing Troops from Afghanistan
58% Approve, 29% Oppose any deadline, 7% think withdrawal should occur earlier, 1% think withdrawal should occur later

Approve or disapprove of President Obama's decision to remove General McChrystal as commander of U.S. forces in Afghanistan?
53% Approve, 30% Disapprove

Regardless of whether you approve or disapprove of Obama's decision to remove General McChrystal, based on what you know or have read about the matter, which of the following would have been the best way for President Obama to handle it
38% Remove, 37% Reprimand but not remove, 12% Take no action