Joe Biden discusses Aukus alliance with Emmanuel Macron, French ambassador to return to US

//Joe Biden discusses Aukus alliance with Emmanuel Macron, French ambassador to return to US

Joe Biden discusses Aukus alliance with Emmanuel Macron, French ambassador to return to US

US President Joe Biden spoke with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday “to discuss the implications”, according to a joint statement by both governments, of a military alliance with Britain and Australia, which cancelled its US$66 billion purchase of French submarines.Macron agreed to send French ambassador Philippe Etienne back to Washington; he had been recalled to France two days after the announcement last week of the trilateral “Aukus” partnership took Paris by surprise.“The…

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