Israel had military and MOSSAD personnel in Georgia, training troops and encouraging their president to attack the Caucusus. Russia was well aware of this and ready for the incursion. That's why Russia is putting the brakes on any more Israeli belligerence and leveling the playing field. Thank god they've got the balls to do so.
U.S. Democratic Senator Merkley airs support for Iran nuclear deal (Reuters)
from the article: Report: Russia signs arms deal with Syria