France accuses Australia and US of ‘lying, breach of trust’ in escalating crisis

//France accuses Australia and US of ‘lying, breach of trust’ in escalating crisis

France accuses Australia and US of ‘lying, breach of trust’ in escalating crisis

France on Saturday accused Australia and the United States of lying over a ruptured Australian contract to buy French submarines, saying a crisis was under way between the allies.French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday recalled the ambassadors to Canberra and Washington in an unprecedented move to signal his fury over Australia’s decision to break a deal for the French submarines in favour of American nuclear-powered vessels.The row has, for now, ended hopes of a post-Donald Trump…

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