Vice President Joseph Biden announced that the United States will receive additional opportunities, when defeated group ISIS (banned in Russia), and Russia is economically weakened. It is reported by TASS, citing a TV interview Biden to NBC.
Biden, in particular, said that Russia is “really in trouble” and that Russia has serious economic difficulties, as it is in Syria, “drawn into this quagmire”. The politician believes that the combination of these factors in the future will adversely affect Russia.
Then he concluded that the combination of the fact that ISIS will not, and Russia will occupy a very different place “will generate completely new opportunities”.
Biden stressed that the eradication of ISIS remains a top priority for the United States and that it is necessary to take the Syrian Raqqa and Iraqi Mosul. While Biden reminded that the Pentagon initially claimed that he could not perform these tasks at the same time.