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US News macron wants to look to the future, biden says that the US has been "clumsy"

21:00  29 october  2021
21:00  29 october  2021 Source:   francetvinfo.fr

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g20-top-biden-macron: macron wants to look to the future, biden says that the US has been "clumsy"

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Rome (Reuters) - Emmanuel Macron said Friday, before an interview with Joe Biden, want to turn to the Future after the diplomatic crisis occurred between France and the United States on the Indo-Pacific area.

Joe Biden declared that the United States had acted "clumsy" with regard to France by concluding a strategic pact with Australia, which therefore renounced the purchase of submarines French.

"For me it is the future we need to look at," said the French president alongside his American counterpart, that he received at the French Embassy at the Vatican on the margin of the G20 summit. in Rome.

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 biden and macron mentioned together Europe de la Défense, Kamala Harris received mid-November in Paris © Ludovic Marin Joe Biden and Emmanuel Macron, here on June 11, 2021, exchanged by phone this Friday night. AFP / LUDOVIC Marine Site a call to try to warm the transatlantic, torpedo relations by the case of the sale of submarines . US President Joe Biden and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron discussed Friday at a telephone call for the necessary efforts to strengthen the Europe of Defense, said the White House.

Joe Biden said that the United States had no older and faithful ally than France. He added that the United States was persuaded that France was a long time informed of the failure of its agreement with Australia.

The announcement in September of this pact says "Aukus" between the United States, Australia and the United Kingdom, to the detriment of France, sparked the anger of the French president, who briefly reminded Paris the ambassadors. From France to Washington and Canberra.

Emmanuel Macron thanked Friday Joe Biden for the reconciliation work undertaken in recent weeks, which he described as "the beginning of a process of trust with the United States".

The French President emphasized the "essential clarification elements" on the subject of European sovereignty and defense, on "the importance of the European strategy in Indo-Pacific and our will to cooperate in this region", on The "concrete decisions" taken in recent weeks by Joe Biden to support the fight against jihadist groups in the Sahel and various bilateral partnership projects.

"These are extremely concrete decisions that come in support of shares and joint initiatives that we are leading on these different fields, which is for me the beginning of a truly confidence process that we build together and that goes To translate into enhanced cooperation on all these points, "he said, thanking Joe Biden.

(written by Bertrand Boucey and Camille Raynaud)

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