World opinion poll: bad idea for the U.S. to maintain naval forces in the Gulf

Winning of hearts and minds, world wide.

http://www.mathaba.net/0_index.shtml?x=613705

Overall, 14 of 20 countries said it was a bad idea for the U.S. to maintain naval forces in the Gulf, with an average of 52 percent opposing it and 22 percent in support.

Respondents were sampled from China, India, the United States, Indonesia, Nigeria, Russia, Egypt, Iran, Jordan, the Palestinian territories, Azerbaijan, Turkey, Mexico, France, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, Kenya, Pakistan, Thailand, Ukraine, as well as publics in Taiwan and Hong Kong.