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Before Russia invaded Ukraine this year, global approval of Russia's leadership stood at 33% in 2021.
Before Russia invaded Ukraine in February 2022, the image of U.S. leadership was stronger across much of NATO than it had been in years.
The Russian government has demanded the withdrawal of NATO forces and equipment from alliance members in Eastern Europe. Before this, attitudes toward Russia had already soured following the country's annexation of Crimea.
As leaders gather for NATO's 70-year anniversary, Gallup reviews its archives for insights on what Americans think about the longtime defense pact.
President Donald Trump's desired changes to U.S. international relationships reflect American public opinion in some ways, but not in others.
The image of U.S. leadership suffered its most serious damage among its NATO allies in 2017.
All-time low: U.S. leadership approval drops 18 points in Trump's first year.
Gallup editors put President Donald Trump's trip to the Middle East and Europe in the context of public opinion in the U.S. and in the places he will be visiting.