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Senator Edward Markey and Congressman Jimmy Panetta decided to ban the President of the United States Donald Trump to leave the contracts without the consent of Congress. This was reported on the website of the Brand.
Politicians introduced a bill “On prevention of actions harmful to the safety, without the approval”. According to the Senator, “reckless” out of the trump of the Treaty on open skies (DON) will have a lasting effect on the ability to monitor Russian military activity that could threaten US interests and its allies.
Panetta, in turn, called the DON completely contrary to U.S. national security. According to him, the decision of trump shows the disregard for unions and agreements on arms control.
May 21 it became known about the US decision to withdraw from the Treaty on open skies. Trump announced that Washington has decided to take this step due to the behavior of Moscow, which allegedly violates the terms of the contract. The us Department of state explained that the decision shall enter into force six months starting Friday, may 22.
The contract between 23 member States of the OSCE in 1992, gives the possibility to participating countries to make the inspection circled each other, observing military activities and compliance with existing treaties in the field of arms control.
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