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1. HEARD US DEFENDING SAUDI ARABIA?

1. Have you heard anything about President Bush's decision to send United States military forces to Saudi Arabia and the Persian Gulf to defend Saudi Arabia from a possible invasion by Iraq? "" DK/NA ... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

2. F/O US ARMY DEFENDING SAUDI ARABIA?

2. Iraq is now reported to have more than 100,000 troops on the border of Saudi Arabia. If they invade Saudi Arabia, the U.S. military forces that were sent there will have to fight. Do you favor or oppose sending U.S. military forces to d... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

3. F/O US NAVY BLACKADING IRAQS PORTS?

3. As you may know, the current crisis began when Iraq invaded Kuwait last week. President Bush said that the goal of the United States is to get Iraq to withdraw from Kuwait. Do you favor or oppose using the U.S. Navy to blockade Iraq's p... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

4. SHOULD ARMY STAY UNTIL IRAQ LEAVES?

4. Should the United States keep military forces in Saudi Arabia and the Persian Gulf until Iraq withdraws its troops from Kuwait, even if it means keeping American forces there for many months or even years? "" DK/NA ... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

5. SHOULD US INVADE IRAQ?

5. Iraq has over a million troops, more than 5,000 tanks and more than 500 combat aircraft. Do you think the United States should not invade Iraq to force it to withdraw from Kuwait? "" DK/NA ... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

6. F/O INVADING KUWAIT, PUSH OUT IRAQ?

6. Would you favor or oppose invading Kuwait to force out Iraq, even if it meant risking war with Iraq? "" DK/NA

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

7. F/O INCREASE US PRESENCE IF HOSTAGES?

7. Would you favor or oppose the United States taking stronger military action against Iraq if Iraq took American civilians hostage? "" DK/NA ... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

8. F/O INCREASE US FORCES IF POISON GAS?

8. Would you favor or oppose the United States taking stronger military action against Iaq if Iraq used poison gas or chemical weapons against Saudi Arabia or one of its other Arab enemies? "" DK/NA ... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

9. F/O NOT BUYING OIL FROM IRAQ/KUWAIT?

9. Iraq now controls Kuwaits's oil production as well as their own. President Bush has decided that the United States will not buy any oil from Iraq and Kuwait until Iraq withdraws. Would you favor or oppose not buying this oil even if it ... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

10. R U WILLING TO CONSERVE OIL USE?

10. President Bush said Americans should work to conserve oil. How willing would you be to conserve oil by, for example, cutting back on your driving or using your air conditioning less often? Would you be very willing, somewhat willing, n... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

11. VIEW ON OIL SUPPLIERS PRICING?

11. As you may know, gas and oil prices increased immediately after Iraq invaded Kuwait. Which of the following statements comes closest to your view of this price increase: A. Oil suppliers probably have good reasons to increase prices OR... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

12. LIKELIHOOD THAT OIL CO COOPERATE?

12. Bush also said oil companies should avoid raising the price of oil and gas. How likely do you think it is that the oil companies will cooperate with the President: Very likely, Fairly likely, not too likely or not likely at all? "" DK/... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

13. A/D US PRESENCE IN PERSIAN GULF?

13. Overall, do you approve or disapprove of Bush's decision to send U.S. military forces to Saudi Arabia and the Persian Gulf? "" DK/NA ... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

14. IMPORTANT FOR US TO HAVE ARAB HELP?

14. Bush has said the American troops will join troops from other nations to defend Saudi Arabia from any invasion by Iraq. Is it important or not important that this force include troops from Arab countries? "" DK/NA ... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

15. HAS BUSH BEEN TOUGH ENOUGH W/ IRAQ?

15. Do you think Bush has been too tough with Iraq, not tough enough with Iraq or do you think he has been about as tough as needed? "" DK/NA ... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

16_1. A/D US ATTACKING IRAQI TROOPS?

16_1. (AUTHOR NOTE: SCRAMBLE START) Now I'm going to mention some actions that Bush might take against Iraq. And for each, I want you to tell me whether you would approve or disapprove of this action. Here's the first: Would you approve or... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

16_2. A/D ATTACKING TARGETS IN IRAQ?

16_2. AUTHOR NOTE: SCRAMBLE START, Now I'm going to mention some actions that Bush might take against Iraq. And for each, I want you to tell me whether you would approve or disapprove of this action. Here's the first: Would you approve or ... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

16_3. A/D SHLD TOPPLE IRAQI GOVERNMENT?

16_3. AUTHOR NOTE: SCRAMBLE START, Now I'm going to mention some actions that Bush might take against Iraq. And for each, I want you to tell me whether you would approve or disapprove of this action. Here's the first: Would you approve or ... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

17. A/D US SHLD FORCE IRAQ FROM KUWAIT?

17. Do you agree or disagree that the United States should take all action necessary, including the use of military force, to make sure that Iraq withdraws its forces from Kuwait? "" DK/NA ... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

18. WILL US GET INVOLVED WITH IRAQ WAR?

18. Just your best guess, do you think the United States is going to get involved in a war with Iraq? "" DK/NA

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

19. WOULD DO YOU THINK WOULD WIN WAR?

19. And if the United States did get involved in a war with Iraq, who do you think would win? "" DK/NA

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

20. IS US PREPARED TO FIGHT WAR W/ IRAQ?

20. Do you think the United States is prepared to fight a war with Iraq or not? "" DK/NA

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

21. IRAQ INVDING KUWAIT IMPACT US ECON?

21. What is your best guess: Do you think the invasion of Kuwait by Iraq will have a major negative impact on the U.S. economy, a minor negative impact or little or no impact at all on the U.S. economy? "" DK/NA ... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

22. US SHLD GET IN WAR WITH MIDDL EAST?

22. Do you agree or disagree with the following statement: The United States should not get involved in a land war in the Middle East even if Iraq's invasion means that Iraq permanently controls Kuwait? "" DK/NA ... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

23. HUSSEIN COMPARE TO HITLER/STALIN?

23. President Bush has indirectly compared Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein to Hitler and to Stalin. Do you think those are fair comparisons, unfair comparisons or don't you know enough to say? "" DK/NA ... (view details)

Taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Middle East Poll, August 1990.

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