why is it that people always suggest or hope that Russia will back Iran or any other enemy of US. The USSR is gone and Russia looks after her own interest. Economically it will co;operate with any nation, however, Russia realizes its progress lyies with the west as proven by support of latesst sanctions against Iran.
Islamic State destroys part of Syria's Temple of Bel, monitoring group says (Reuters)
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