So, all you US soldiers fighting in that region; the US Government is risking your lives just to look good! t/y Michael Rivero
"In the current situation, the US has two main goals. First, Washington wants to consolidate the American public prior to the presidential election. The goal is to demonstrate that the US is fighting global terrorism while 'authoritarian' Russia is trying to strip Washington of the status as the global leader in fighting terrorism," Sotnichenko told Radio Sputnik.