A new poll released by Tel Aviv University shows continued support for the peace process. 56% of Jews and 78% of Arabs favor continued efforts towards the two-state solution. Both groups support creating two states over continuing the current situation or creating a binational state. 54% of Jews and 59% of Arabs believe that Netanyahu’s right-wing government will maintain positive ties with the Obama administration while advancing the peace process.
Israelis have the economy on their mind, 62% of those polled said the economy should be the government’s priority, putting the issue in first or second on their list. The Iranian threat was given precedence by 39% of those polled, while negotiating with the Palestinians received 27%.