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Afghanistan Poll

Emily Swanson

Americans Divided Over Obama's Afghanistan Timetable

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.29.2014 | Politics

Americans are divided over President Barack Obama's plan to pull almost all U.S. troops out of Afghanistan by the end of 2016, according to a new Huff...

Afghans Really, REALLY Hate Their Electoral System

The Huffington Post | Stephen Calabria | Posted 04.02.2014 | World

While Afghans have very little confidence in the honesty of their elections, they still have a great degree of confidence in their military, a new sur...

Poll: Most Afghans Optimistic About Future

AP | SLOBODAN LEKIC | Posted 11.14.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan -- Most Afghans believe their country is headed in the right direction but still worry about the lack of security resulting from th...

Poll: Most Republicans No Longer Support War In Afghanistan

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 04.12.2012 | Politics

The majority of Republicans now think the war in Afghanistan was not worth fighting, according to a Washington Post-ABC News poll conducted last week....

Mark Blumenthal

Afghanistan Poll: Record Support For Bringing Troops Home

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 08.21.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A new survey from the Pew Research Center finds a record number of Americans now want to bring the troops home from Afghanistan, confirm...

Amanda Terkel

Poll: Majority Want U.S. Troops Out Of Afghanistan Within A Year

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On the same day that Defense Secretary Robert Gates said that America would continue to have a military presence in Afghanistan beyond 2...

Amanda Terkel

Poll: 72 Percent Of Americans Want Faster Withdrawal From Afghanistan

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wide majorities of Americans across the political spectrum favor accelerating the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan, according ...

Amanda Terkel

Opposition To War In Afghanistan Hits All-Time High

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Opposition to the war in Afghanistan is at an all-time high, with 63 percent of the public now opposed to U.S. involvement there, acc...

Amanda Terkel

WATCH: Obama Administration Responds To Low Public Support For Afghanistan War

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With public support for the war in Afghanistan at a new low, top Obama administration officials on Thursday defended the United States' ...

Afghanistan Not On Americans' Radar As 2010 Midterm Elections Approach

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It has been going on there for nine years and counting. Nearly 100,000 American troops are currently deployed there. More than 1,300 American service ...

Sam Stein

Poll: Obama Has Little Wiggle Room With Dems On Afghan Strategy

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As the White House begins to chart the future of U.S. policy towards Afghanistan, new polling data shows how little wiggle room the president has with...

Poll: 7 In 10 Afghans Support US Forces

AP | DEB RIECHMANN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL — Nearly seven in 10 Afghans support the presence of U.S. forces in their country, and 61 percent favor the military buildup of 37,000 U.S...

Significant Majority Thinks Afghanistan Will Be Another Vietnam: Poll

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A new poll from Rasmussen Reports found that a significant majority of Americans believe that the country's war in Afghanistan "will be another Vietna...