Poll: Majority of Americans fear US will become involved in another major war

A majority of Americans are concerned that the United States will become involved in another major war over the course of President Trump's term, according to an NBC News/Survey Monkey online poll released Wednesday.

Sixty-six percent are worried that the U.S. will become engrossed in another major war, while 33 percent are not worried. 

The poll also found that 62 percent believe the U.S. should consider its allies’ interests even if doing so means making compromises, while 34 percent of Americans think the country should do what is best for its own national interest.

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The survey comes as President Trump, who has said members of NATO must contribute more spending to the alliance, enters his second month in office. 

Eighty percent of Americans said being part of NATO is good for the country, while 15 percent said it is bad for the country.

The survey was conducted online from Feb. 13 to 19, polling 11,512 adults throughout the country.