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There has been some discussion about the circumstances that might justify using Australian military forces in other parts of the world. Please give your opinion about the following situations. Would you personally be in favour or against the use of Australian military forces:

This question was last asked in 2019.

  1. 80%
  2. 60%
  3. 40%
  4. 20%
  5. 0%
  6. 20%
  7. 40%
  8. 60%
  9. 80%
  10. 100%
To stop a government from committing genocide and killing large numbers of its own people
19
80
To restore law and order in a Pacific nation
21
77
To fight against violent extremist groups in Southeast Asia
36
63
To conduct freedom of navigation operations in the South China Sea and other disputed areas claimed by China
37
60
To fight against violent extremist groups in Iraq and Syria
47
50
If China invaded Taiwan and the United States decided to intervene
54
43
If China initiated a military conflict with one of its neighbours over disputed islands or territories
62
34