The preparation of new armed groups in Syria under instructors from the United States is to counter Russia, said first Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on defense Franz Klintsevich.
“Almost the same thing the Americans did in the 80-ies of the last century, during the war in Afghanistan,” said the Senator.
He noted that USA today, like 30 years ago, see Russia as its main geopolitical opponent. And the US President Donald trump, according to Klintsevich, not in forces to change the political system in their country.
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