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Have U.S. military allies significantly contributed to the war effort?

Yes31 %31 %31 % 31.10 % (158)
Yes31 %31 %31 % 31.10 % (158)
No16 %16 %16 % 16.14 % (82)
No16 %16 %16 % 16.14 % (82)
I do not know1 %1 %1 % 1.57 % (8)
I do not know1 %1 %1 % 1.57 % (8)
I have no opinion0 %0 %0 % 0.39 % (2)
I have no opinion0 %0 %0 % 0.39 % (2)
I do not know0 %0 %0 % 0.20 % (1)
I do not know0 %0 %0 % 0.20 % (1)
Other, please list in comments0 %0 %0 % 0.59 % (3)
Other, please list in comments0 %0 %0 % 0.59 % (3)

Total votes: 508
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