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I said a little while back, 'I no longer see America as a force for good'.
I'm far from being alone.
What's happened to your great country?

Perhaps just as worrying for Washington is the lukewarm support among western European allies. More Germans questioned in the YouGov survey voiced misgivings than trust in the US. Perhaps surprisingly, in view of past wariness, French opinion was somewhat warmer: just over half of the French poll respondents trusted America, against 40% who did not.

The so-called special relationship between the US and Britain emerged from the survey as distinctly lopsided. There was widespread American affection for its close ally, but the sentiment was only partly requited, reflecting deep British ambivalence about America's powerful role in world affairs.


http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/sep/11/distrust-us-midd...


Regards

Tony
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