A recent Harris poll shows what American respondents believe about the following issues:
- 61% believe that Iraq, under Saddam Hussein, was a serious threat to U.S. security
- 64% believe that Saddam Hussein had strong links with Al Qaeda
- 47% believe that Saddam Hussein helped plan and support the hijackers who attacked the U.S. on September 11, 2001.
- 44% believe that Several of the hijackers who attacked the U.S. on September 11 were Iraqis