Donald Trump is giving himself license to take over other planets, according to the Russian space agency.
Roscosmos accused the president of creating a basis to seize other worlds with a new executive order about commercial mining in space.
The new rules damage the scope for international co-operation in space after they were made official this week, the space agency said.
It said the United States would seek to negotiate “joint statements and bilateral and multilateral arrangements with foreign states regarding safe and sustainable operations for the public and private recovery and use of space resources”.
It said US citizens should have the right …read more