He's defending the chauvinist and imperialist Russian regime of President Vladimir Putin.
This massive undertaking, to turn faltering Arab armies into chauvinist counter-insurgents, is named “Operation Suleimani.”
Your chauvinist will excuse the former affections on account of “blood.”
He was not a chauvinist, nor had he any sympathy with the intolerantly patriotic.
The army, petted and spoiled, was full of dislike for civilians, and of chauvinist contempt for foreigners.