Trump shifts focus to mining the moon as US coronavirus cases rise over 400,000

AS the US coronavirus death toll hits at least 14,000, President Trump has decided to turn his attention to mining the moon.

According to documents released by the White House, Donald Trump paused his efforts around the growing coronavirus crisis to sign an executive order. This order will leave the US free to mine the moon for resources.

The document says the order rejects the 1979 global agreement known as the Moon Treaty .

This treaty says any activity in space should conform with international law.

The order states: "Americans should have the right to engage in...
source: Express

2020-04-09 05:50
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