The fact is that the Russian Federation is well placed in Syria. It can easily formalize what almost existed prior to it entering the scene - the Shiite enclave in western Syria along the Lebanese borders and adjoining areas. After that it can establish itself as a messiah or savior by precisely attacking ISIL held positions throughout Syria.
As per two separate news items published in New York Times, they report '"In the Afghan government, we have a serious partner who wants our help," President said in his televised statement. "And the majority of the Afghan people share our goals. We have a bilateral security agreement to guide our cooperation."
United States is trying to stem the proliferation of nuclear weapon technology by Pakistan and also asking it not to deploy its nuclear weapons by relaxing the regulation and checks by nuclear supplier group (NSG), a loose affiliation of nations that try to control the proliferation of weapons.
As per Dennis Ross writing in Washington Post, 'In his recent news conference, President Obama said, "An attempt by Russia and Iran to prop up (Syrian President Bashar al-) Assad and try to pacify the population is just going to get them stuck in a quagmire, and it won't work."