Russia to exit Open Skies treaty - foreign ministry

Reuters | Moscow | Updated: 15-01-2021 17:15 IST | Created: 15-01-2021 16:39 IST
Russia to exit Open Skies treaty - foreign ministry
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Russia said on Friday it would begin the procedure to withdraw from the Open Skies treaty, a pact that allows unarmed surveillance flights over member countries.

The United States left the arms control and verification treaty in November, accusing Russia of violating it, something Moscow denied.

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