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simply because Russia doesn't have anything close to the firepower that the US does

It does, however, have a large nuclear arsenal.


leftous wrote

Russia would be aware that their annihilation will be far more likely if they pull the nukes out.

I think both the US and Russia would prefer to keep the battlefield in the middle east where they won't be in harms way.