The Open Skies treaty that Donald Trump wants the US to exit is designed to build trust and confidence between dozens of nations. Photo: AP The Open Skies treaty that Donald Trump wants the US to exit is designed to build trust and confidence between dozens of nations. Photo: AP
The Open Skies treaty that Donald Trump wants the US to exit is designed to build trust and confidence between dozens of nations. Photo: AP
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Dark skies as Donald Trump tears up arms pacts

  • In his latest move, the US president says he will be pulling out of the Open Skies treaty that allows unarmed surveillance flights, landing another blow to disarmament efforts

The Open Skies treaty that Donald Trump wants the US to exit is designed to build trust and confidence between dozens of nations. Photo: AP The Open Skies treaty that Donald Trump wants the US to exit is designed to build trust and confidence between dozens of nations. Photo: AP
The Open Skies treaty that Donald Trump wants the US to exit is designed to build trust and confidence between dozens of nations. Photo: AP
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