Haaretz poll: 52 percent of Israelis satisfied with performance of PM Netanyahu;
The public apparently buys Netanyahu’s narrative, which seems to suggest that the world is hypocritical, that we are the only just people, and that whoever is not with him – with Netanyahu – is against Israel.
The maritime blockade of Gaza, whose efficiency has been questioned by many experts and ministers, has sweeping support, with 59 percent of respondents saying it does more good than harm.Fully 57 percent of those polled said they trusted the ministerial forum of seven, which came under fire in the past week, and trust it even more now. Only 37 percent did not trust the forum of seven in the past and now, following the flotilla episode, trust it even less.
Livni had a slightly positive rating: 45 percent were satisfied with her performance, 43 percent were not. In the present poll, 50 percent say they are not satisfied, against 35 percent who say they are.
41 percent said they are concerned that Israel is becoming an isolated state, while 52 percent thought it was not