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The Open Skies Treaty provided our allies with a tool to keep tabs on Russia’s military activities. President Biden will be more committed to such key agreements that reduce the risk of war, and I will push my legislation to support this mission. via @qz 

The United States formally withdrew from the Treaty on Open Skies last week, accusing Russia of violating the pact. Here's a quick rundown of what the treaty does:

The United States formally withdrew from the Treaty on Open Skies this week, accusing Russia of violating the pact. Here's a quick rundown of what the treaty does:

@MaddowBlog : The demise of the Open Skies Treaty part of an unfortunate pattern

Washington's withdrawal from Open Skies Treaty represents latest episode of world's most powerful country's unscrupulous pursuit of "absolute security" in a world where collective security is embraced as the right choice

China on Monday lashed out at Washington over its withdrawal from the “Open Skies Treaty” with Russia, saying the move undermined military trust and transparency and imperiled future attempts at arms control.

Trump administration to reportedly dispose of Open Skies treaty planes

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#URGENT | Russia wants to oblige members of Open Skies Treaty not to send data to third countries, Lavrov says #SputnikUrgent 

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Pleased the Trump administration has taken the final & necessary step to formally withdraw from the Open Skies Treaty. I've been proud to lead the fight in the Senate to help deliver this blow to Putin’s espionage operations & to counter efforts that weaken our national security.

@maddow  reporting that the outgoing Trump administration is destroying Clear Skies Treaty planes designed to keep an eye on Russia's troop and nukes moves, without consulting Congress, and with no replacement planes in the pipeline. Just a gift to Putin on the way out the door.

Trump has decided to withdraw from the Open Skies Treaty, negotiated three decades ago to allow nations to fly over each other’s territory with elaborate sensor equipment to assure they are not preparing for military action. @SangerNYT 

Trump is removing the US from the World Health Organization. He did this on Paris climate agreement, Iran nuclear deal, TransPacificPartnership, NAFTA, open skies treaty & is threatening to w/draw from WTO. Pulling US from WHO during pandemic is a would-be dictator on the move!

We are now pulling out of the Open Skies Treaty? Really? Please tell me this can't be true.

Withdrawing from the Open Skies Treaty without a replacement further undermines America’s credibility in the global community and makes Americans less safe.

While he fails to protect Americans from COVID-19, President Trump insists on trashing another treaty. The decision to withdraw from the Open Skies Treaty with no replacement makes America less safe.

I applaud @realDonaldTrump ’s decision to withdraw the U.S. from the Open Skies Treaty. Russia will no longer be allowed to use our skies to spy on the American people – a win for U.S. national security and a blow to Putin’s espionage operations.

The administration's decision to pull out of the Open Skies Treaty in a unilateral way that is not coordinated with our allies risks undermining stability on a number of fronts:

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