Flag of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). Español: Bandera de la Organización del Tratado del Atlántico Norte (OTAN). Polski: Flaga Paktu Północnoatlantyckiego (NATO). (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
English: Map to show current affiliations of European Countries with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). Several NATO Member areas not included in the map, such as the United States, Canada, Greenland, and French Guiana. Česky: Mapa zobrazující partnerské smlouvy NATO v Evropě a okolí. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
The Hill reports a Pew Research Poll claiming over 6 in 10 Americans view NATO favorably. The research also found strong support for the U.S. defending a NATO ally against Russia.
Poll: Over 6 in 10 view NATO favorably | TheHill
The timing is critical with President Trump visiting NATO this week and his previous campaign comments critical of NATO Article 5.
The world media will be watching President Trump carefully for a hint of changed US policy in relation to NATO.