President of Russia Vladimir Putin expressed support for the legitimate government of Afghanistan. As a RIA Novosti correspondent reports, at his Monday meeting with president of the Islamic State of Afghanistan (ISA) Burhanuddin Rabbani in Dushanbe, the head of the Russian state said that Russia's stand "has long been determined": Moscow backs the internationally recognised government of Afghanistan which "has long been fighting for liberation of its people".
Indeed, how dare they run US-independent policy? They should have followed the example of the European Union that turned independent states of the Old World into US-ditto entities
After the incident with the shootdown of the Ilyushin Il-20 reconnaissance aircraft over the Mediterranean Sea, Russia will supply an S-300 anti-aircraft missile system to Syria