Russia's got way, way more reason to worry about fundies than we have. Something like 20% of the RU is muslim, and the fundies are right over the border. This is why they allowed us to use their railroads for supply in Afghanistan throughout the war. Why Flynn made so many Russian friends too. We shared intel and maintained an effective, nearly 100% cordial de-confliction program.I don't see putty's worry about Islamy fundies. He a couple of degrees of Kevin Bacon away from that, now that he's not trying to keep the central asian Stan's in check anymore.
As for Nukes and no panties in Bunches - I've been saying that since Feb when this all kicked off. You might to tell Meli aka @ShortForBob . She's mo debbly got panties in supreme bunches over that.
They are our natural allies in that conflict, just have a different opinion as to what the best way to go is.