The Russians do not have a unified position on the question whether the country is now in the international isolation: 47% think that is, 45% hold the opposite opinion

More than half of respondents (63%) of those who think that Russia is in isolation, are concerned about this situation, and a third (35%) do not worry on that score, the poll conducted November 21-24 among 1,600 people in 134 villages Russian “Levada Center.”

Answering the question whether the present have Western sanctions had any impact on the policy of the Russian leadership, 47% of respondents said that this effect is significant, 34% - that is insignificant. Almost one in ten (12%) believe that Western sanctions are not reflected in the policy of the Russian authorities, and 8% were undecided.

Respondents were also asked about their attitudes to some countries: according to the survey, significantly changed the view of Russians regarding the US, the European Union and Ukraine.

Thus, in January, a good attitude to the United States said 43% of Russians, now - 18%. Negatively to the United States are 74% (44% in January).

It is favored by 26% of EU respondents (51% in January), negatively disposed 63% of Russians (34%).

Attitude to Ukraine has also changed for the worse: good for this country are now 28% (in January - 66%), bad - 59% (in January - 26%).

To Belarus are good 87% of respondents, bad - 7%, Georgia - 53% good, 33% bad; to Israel - 60% good, 21% bad, China - 74% good, 13% bad.

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