Japan: In Favor of More Sanctions Aginst North Korea

Do you support or oppose enacting tougher economic sanctions against North Korea?

Support 83.4%
Oppose 13.1%

Source: Kyodo News
Methodology: Telephone interviews with 603 Japanese adults, conducted on Oct. 10, 2006. No margin of error was provided.

Netherlands: Labour & CDA Tied at 38

What party would you vote for in the next parliamentary election?
(Results presented in seats)

Oct. 1 Sept. 24 Sept. 17
Labour Party (PvdA) 38 37 38
Christian-Democratic Appeal (CDA) 38 36 37
People’s Party for Freedom
and Democracy (VVD)
28 28 29
Socialist Party (SP) 21 24 21
Christian Union (CG) 8 8 8
Green Left (GL) 7 6 6
Party for Freedom (PvdV) 5 5 4
One Netherlands (EN) 2 2 3
Reformed Political Party (SGP) 2 2 2
Democrats 66 (D66) 1 2 1
Pim Fortuyn List (PF) 1

Source: TNS Nipo
Methodology: Telephone interviews to 1,985 Dutch adults, conducted from Sept. 28 to Oct. 1, 2006. No margin of error was provided.

Americans Support Protective Border Fence

Thinking about immigration, would you favour or oppose building a fence along 700 miles of the border with Mexico?

Favour 54%
Oppose 44%
Unsure 2%

Source: Opinion Research Corporation / CNN
Methodology: Telephone interviews with 1,014 American adults, conducted from Sept. 29 to Oct. 2, 2006. Margin of error is 3 per cent.