According to an Ifop poll, 56% of the French public favors sending the Armée de terre française into Syria.
That is, they did two months ago. You can only imagine what opinion looks like now.
For comparison, back in August about 52% of the American public favored sending ground forces against the Islamic State.
In short, people, Europeans are from the same place on Mars as we are over here. For better or for worse.