American support for Israelis in the conflict with Palestinians dropped to 59 percent, the lowest figure in a decade, according to a poll released Wednesday.
The Gallup poll found that 59 percent of Americans said they are more sympathetic to Israel in the longtime conflict, compared to 21 percent who said their sympathies are more with Palestinians. Support for Israel dropped 5 percentage points from last year, the poll found, and hit its lowest mark since 2009.
Along party lines, support for Israel among Democratic respondents dropped by 6 percentage points compared to last year’s poll, while support among those who identified as Republican dropped by 13 percentage points, the poll found.
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