Israeli Opinion Regarding
Peace with the Palestinians

(2004)


Israeli Opinion Regarding Peace with the Palestinians Table of Contents

See also: Polls on Unilateral Measures

Do you support or oppose the decision to suspend contacts with Abu Mazen? [asked before it was announced that contacts are taking place between the IDF and PA security officials or that various members of the Labor Party - including government ministers - are talking with Abu Mazen] (Israel Radio's "Another Matter" program, January 19, 2004)

Support
51.8%
Oppose
42.3%
No position
5.9%

Can Abu Mazen stop the terror? (Israel Radio's "Another Matter" program, January 19, 2004)

Yes
43.7%
No
43.6%
Don't know
12.7%

Should the government order the IDF to launch a broad military operation in order to control the entire Gaza Strip now? (Israel Radio's "Another Matter" program, January 19, 2004)

Yes
33.5%
No
54.7%
Don't know
11.8%

In light of the situation, should the disengagement from the Gaza Strip be advanced? (Israel Radio's "Another Matter" program, January 19, 2004)

Yes
45.5%
No
47.6%
Don't know
6.8%

In light of the firing on Sderot, do you think that the government leadership treats firing on Sderot the same way that it relates to firing on communities beyond the Green Line? (Israel Radio's "Another Matter" program, January 19, 2004)

Same
51.8%
Sderot more serious
24.9%
Beyond Green Line more serious
19.1%
Don't know
4.2%

Should Israel renew peace negotiations with the Palestinians? (Israel Radio's "Another Matter" program, December 8, 2004)

Yes
84%
No
14%
Other
2%

From Israel's standpoint is Abu Mazen trustworthy? (Dahaf - for Yediot Ahronot, November 19, 2004)

Yes
44%
No
46%

Is there a reasonable chance of reaching an agreement with the new Palestinian leadership? (Dahaf - for Yediot Ahronot, November 19, 2004)

Yes
59%
No
39%

Will the new Palestinian leadership fight terror? (Dahaf - for Yediot Ahronot, November 19, 2004)

Yes
31%
No
66%

Should Barghouti be released from prison in order to be able to run in the Palestinian elections? (Dahaf - for Yediot Ahronot, November 19, 2004)

Yes
16%
No
81%

After the death of Yasser Arafat will the volume of Palestinian terror attacks against Israel increase, decrease or remain the same? (Israel Television, November 11, 2004)

Increase
13%
Same
47%
Decrease
18%
Other
11%

After the death of Yasser Arafat will the chances of advancing the peace process with the Palestinians increase, decrease or remain the same? (Israel Television, November 11, 2004)

Increase
54%
Same
28%
Decrease
7%
Other
11%

In light of the death of Arafat, do you expect the disengagement plan will be carried out according the plan's current framework? (Israel Television, November 11, 2004)

Increase
52%
Same
29%
Other
19%

After Yasser Arafat leaves the international arena, will the chances of reaching a diplomatic arrangement with the Palestinians increase, decline or remain the same? (Israel Radio, October 2004)

Increase
42%
Same
28%
Decline
16%
Other
14%