Recent happenings in particular would indicate that trust may not have been been misplaced. Little doubt exists now that during his initial and maybe only term Obama is determined to make a Palestinian State a reality. He has lots of time to do just that and so far he has displayed great resolve. Let events play themselves out and it's unlikely Palestinians will be disappointed with the results.
Police disperse hundreds in brawl in Kafr Manda, northern Israel (Haaretz)
from the article: Palestinians losing faith in Obama administration, poll finds