New poll shows majority of Americans fear another major war soon

Americans are worried about war.

A NBC News/Survey Monkey poll asked Americans about their concern that the U.S. will get involved in a major war within the next four years. 66 percent said they were either very worried or somewhat worried.

These results may reflect the public's view of President Trump's leadership.

Democrats were over twice as likely to be worried as Republicans.

War anxiety may also be related to concerns about Russia.

The same poll found that 61 percent of Americans consider Russia either unfriendly or a straight-up enemy.

Once again, Democrats had a significantly more negative outlook than Republicans.

A December poll from the Chicago Council on Global Affairs found that Americans' view of Russia is at its lowest point since 1986.

Since June, Russia's popularity has been declining on both sides of the political aisle.

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The contrast between pre-war Aleppo and now

The difference between pre- and post-war Aleppo is stark. 

A vendor sits inside an antique shop in al-Jdeideh neighborhood, in the Old City of Aleppo, Syria December 12, 2009.

(Photo via REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi)

The Old City of Aleppo was known for its marketplaces. 

People walk inside the Khan al-Shounah market, in the Old City of Aleppo, Syria December 11, 2009. Picture taken December 11, 2009.

(Photo via REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi)

The city also had Western-looking malls with familiar chains. 

People walk in the Town Mall in Aleppo, Syria December 12, 2009. Picture taken December 12, 2009.

(Photo via REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi)

Costa Coffee and Second Cup coffee branches are seen inside the Shahba Mall in Aleppo, Syria December 12, 2009. Picture taken December 12, 2009.

(Photo via REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi)

But the city is now in ruins. Some of its historic mosques have been severely damaged. 

Visitors walk inside Aleppo's Umayyad mosque, Syria October 6, 2010. Picture taken October 6, 2010.

(Photo via REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi)

A view of the Grand Umayyad mosque damaged from clashes between the Free Syrian army and forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo, November 19, 2013.

(Photo via REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo)

One mall, which was one of the largest commercial shopping centers in Syria, was damaged in regime airstrikes. 

People stand inside the Shahba Mall in Aleppo, Syria December 12, 2009. Picture taken December 12, 2009.

(Photo via REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi)

A general view shows damage inside Shahba Mall, one of the largest commercial shopping centres in Syria, that was targeted by what activists said were airstrikes by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in northern Aleppo countryside October 16, 2014. Picture taken October 16. REUTERS/Abdalrhman Ismail)
A still image from video taken December 13, 2016 of a general view of bomb damaged eastern Aleppo, Syria in the rain. Video released December 13, 2016. (Photo by REUTERS/via ReutersTV)
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