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  Iyar 7, 5770 , 21/04/10

Poll: Only 19% Approve of Israel

A BBC poll released Tuesday showed that residents of 28 countries showed that Israel had the worst image of nearly any other country in the world – except for Iran, Pakistan, and North Korea. Only 19% of those polled see Israel in a positive light, the poll showed, with 50% seeing Israel in a negative light. The poll of 29,000 people said that the most favorably viewed countries were Germany (59%), Japan (53%), Britain (52%), Canada (51%), and France (49%).

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