I think Putin knows how important America is to the world, including Russia. While islam has the Great Satan and the Little Satan to focus on, Russia can have it fairly "easy" - keep feeding radical islam some weapons and technologies and it won't bite the hand that feeds... too hard.
Thought I was going to find out that this story came from the E.U.
...but NOOOOoooooOOOooooo! Texas.
(BTW: TechDirt, I know everyone has [Submit] buttons, even whiteOUThouse.gov has a [Submit] button on their "comment" page AND IT IS RATHER irritating to click [Submit], when one is already irritated! justsayin )
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