Providing sanctions relief to other countries that also results in reducing energy prices for Americans seems like a politically smart move rather than a perilous one.
Here we go again.
The problem is the utterly dysfunctional nature of contemporary American politics, in which scoring points at the expense of the other team is more important than national interests. If Biden does anything less than Send In The Marines, Team R will assuredly pounce, screaming about appeasement. Team D did much the same with regard to Trump and North Korea.