31 octombrie 2019

Russia is still a threat, despite what Washington thinks


Having withdrawn from the Intermediate Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty , due in no small part to Russian violations of that treaty, the Trump administration appears on the verge of withdrawing from the Open Skies Treaty . This 2002 agreement, to which 34 countries, but not China, are signatories, has enabled reconnaissance flights over signatories’ territory to monitor and photograph their respective armed forces. Analysts and pundits have offered numerous explanations as to why President Trump [...]