The Russian internal and foreign policies are driven by sheer opportunism which is served under the sauce of "geopolitics"and of "Eurasianism". But opportunism never works in the long run. Russia's support for the Iranian repressive and theocratic regime, for its terrorist allies and for its nuclear armament is disgrace which Russia will ultimately pay for.
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from the article: Russia says won't back new Iran sanctions over nuclear program