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The head of Roscosmos said at a space conference this week that his nation is open to extending its ISS partnership with the U.S. beyond 2024 to 2028.
Russia has several good and bad reasons for wanted to do this.
I will let my readers decide which of these reasons are the good reasons, and which are bad.