But it is far from his prerogative or desire. His main goal is to remove as much of US influence from the ME as possible and. The new (old) ruthless Russian KGB thugs are very glad to fill in the vacuum. As if Egypt is not the latest clear indication of what is going on. Yes, America and probably even more so Israel will pay the huge price in the future, as once the Russians will fill that vacuum it will be very, very hard to get it back from them. But Obama will be long gone by than and America will not be the same at all as we know it.
Rocket alarm sirens sound in southern Israel (Haaretz)
from the article: Iran and world powers reach interim deal on nuclear program