Trump-style travel ban finds fans in Europe says Poll

Trump-style travel ban finds fans in Europe says Poll

A majority of people from leading European nations would support a Trump-style ban on further migration from mainly Muslim countries, according to a poll of more than 10,000 people in 10 countries.

An average of 55% of those surveyed for London-based think tank, Chatham House, agreed that immigration from Muslim-majority countries should be halted, NBC News reported recently. Majorities in all but two of the 10 countries polled supported a ban, ranging from 71% in Poland, to 53% in Germany, 47% in Britain and 41% in Spain. In no country did the percentage that disagreed surpass 32%, the report said.

The poll, carried out before President Trump took office, also found that the issue crossed the political spectrum — three-quarters of respondents in support of a ban self-classified as right-wing and more than a third said they were left-leaning.

Support for a ban was also higher among older Europeans than younger ones as less than half of all college graduates supported further migration curbs.

 

News Source: www.hindustantimes.com

About author

TnH Global
TnH Global 3877 posts

Our platform is the most comprehensive, current and accurate content destination for tourism that also offers the opportunity to connect and network with quality buyers and sellers.

Name: TnH Global              Email: admin@tnhglobal.com

You might also like

Trending

India to have 478 million air passengers in 2036 says IATA

India is expected to have 478 million air passengers in 2036 on the back of strong demand, global airlines’ grouping IATA said today. The country is projected to see a

Aviation

El Al Sale on ticket price for flights from Mumbai to Tel Aviv

El Al Israel Airlines is offering roundtrip flight tickets for travel between May to August 2018 with all-inclusive prices starting at INR 33,000 from Mumbai to Tel Aviv. Israeli Carrier

Latest

Summer just got cooler with Emirates’ complimentary ice cream service

This summer travel season, Emirates is serving complimentary ice cream to all its customers at Dubai International Airport. Ice cream cups will be given out at the Terminal 3 departure

0 Comments

No Comments Yet!

You can be first to comment this post!