Trust them to do what, exactly?
Trust them to be our lap dog: definitely not.
Trust them to be any better than Ghadaffi: probably not.
Thing to remember is: dictator or democracy, these people don't like us very much.
They don't like our policies, they don't like out lifestyle and they don't like our ignorance.
In other words, when it come to making friends or allies, they are a tough audience.
You've heard of "Disgusted, Tunbridge Wells"? Well, I live in Holland Park and I've Had It. Up to here! An old curmudgeon, I rant and rave about things I read, see or hear in the News. Frequently sarcastic, irreverent and libertarian; often wrong - but never uncertain.