Saturday, March 31, 2012

Afghan War Support Hits New Low In U.S. Poll

U.S. Army soldiers sight in their M-4 carbines on Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, March 26, 2012. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Michael J. MacLeod

CNN Poll: Afghan War Support Hits New Low -- CNN

(CNN) - Support for the war in Afghanistan has fallen to an all-time low with the majority of Americans saying the U.S. should withdraw all of its troops from Afghanistan before the 2014 deadline set by the Obama administration, according to a new poll.

The CNN/ORC International survey released Friday indicated only 25% of Americans favored the war in the Asian country. A majority of Republicans voiced opposition to it, for the first time since the war began in 2001.

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My Comment: The fighting season is going to start in the next few weeks .... expect Afghan war support to hit an even lower number.

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