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Opinion Poll about the expected US strike to Syrian Regime forces

Opinion Poll about the expected US strike to Syrian Regime forces

 

The poll took place between 1-5 Sep 2013 with a sample of 1800.

It was aimed at a varied segment from 18 to 65 years old

Women made 40% of the sample, and under 65 amounted to 65%

The Poll was restricted to Syrians in liberated areas, but included some Syrians in Turkey and Egypt

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1- Do you think the strike will be a punishment or will overthrow Assad’s Regime ?

38 % Yes it will be limited and not overthrowing 684

15 % it will overthrow him 270

47% it will weaken him and Syrians will complete overthrowing him 846

2- Do you think the US administration is serious about striking Assad’s Regime ?

41% yes it is serious 732

31% No it is manoeuvring and hesitant 552

28 % not clear nor definite 516

 

3- Will the American strike if it took place be aimed at Assad targets or exceed them to Jihadis like Nusra front and Iraq and Sham State ?

23% will only target Assad414

48% will strike Assad and Jihadis870

29% will strike Jihadis and aim a limited strike to Assad 516

 

4- What is the expected scene following Regime fall, whether by US strike or internal forces

10% civil war between opposition and loyals 174

41% chaos for a long time and appearance of war lords 738

49% chaos for months and gradual transition through integration of fighters into regular army

5- Is there a possible US-Russian deal to avoid military strike through an organized  coup d’etat to overthrow Assad and keep the Regime ?

15% strong possibility 270

58% weak possibility 1044

27% not likely 486