Katarina Kertysova, Policy Fellow at the European Leadership Network (ELN), presented a paper on EU-US climate cooperation under the next US administration during an event hosted by the Atlantic Council, organised as part of the London Climate Action Week
The US is scheduled to withdraw from the Open Skies Treaty on November 22, against the wishes of a majority in Congress and on a questionable legal basis. Peter Jones argues the other Treaty members should “stop the clock” on the US withdrawal until the Biden Administration takes office.
As pro-democracy movements proliferate throughout the post-Soviet space, Europe and the US have had noticeably muted reactions. But should Joe Biden become America’s next president this week, he will likely take a more actively pro-democracy position in the region. The EU should start planning for this now.