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Morrison says Indo-Pacific must remain ‘secure and resilient’ in veiled swipe at China

Macron backs prime minister, saying Australia is at the forefront of threats in the region and France is committed to ‘defending the balance’The prime minister, Scott Morrison, has called for global cooperation to ensure peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific, lashing China for undermining the rule of law and threatening a world order that “favours freedom”.In a speech to the council of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development in Paris, Morrison called for other countries to j...
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France's Macron Says Whether to Break up U.S. Tech Giants Is Legitimate Question

PARIS (Reuters) - Whether to break up dominant U.S. technology players is a legitimate question, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Wednesday...
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Europe’s tech leaders define a strategy to create tech giants

A group of 200 startup founders, investors, associations and government members are backing a manifesto and a set of recommendations in order to create the next wave of tech giants in Europe. Today, French President Emmanuel Macron is hosting an event in Paris with some of the members of this group called Scale-Up Europe. Companies, investors and associations that signed the manifesto include Alan, Axel Springer, Bpifrance, Darktrace, Deutsche Startups, Doctolib, Eurazeo, Flixbus, France Digital...
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Macron says we love sausage but let's not waste time on this. President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday said that France respects Britain's...

President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday said that France respects Britain's sovereignty but it is time to end rows over sausages and focus...
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G7 Summit takeaways: The US is back on top, the Queen cut a cake with a sword, and world leaders promised 1 billion COVID-19 doses

(L-R) Italy's Prime Minister Mario Draghi, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson, US President Joe Biden, France's President Emmanuel Macron, Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga attend a plenary session during G7 summit in Carbis Bay, Cornwall on June 13, 2021. PHIL NOBLE/POOL/AFP via Getty Images World leaders from the US, Italy, France, Japan, Canada, Germany, and the UK met this weekend fo...
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G7: Macron responds to criticism over 'offensive' NI comments

French President Macron responds to the furore around his reported comments on Northern Ireland.
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Macron Says We Love Sausage but Let's Not Waste Time on This

CARBIS BAY, France (Reuters) - President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday said that France respects Britain's sovereignty but it is time to end rows over...
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Boris Johnson closes G7 summit with vow to protect integrity of UK

PM tries not to escalate row over reports Macron suggested Northern Ireland was not part of UK G7 summit: latest news and reactionBoris Johnson sought to play down reports of a rift with the EU over Northern Ireland at the end of the G7 summit, although he insisted it was the job of the government “to protect the territorial integrity” of the UK.Speaking at an end-of-summit press conference, the prime minister was careful not to escalate a row that had intensified following a report that France’...
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'Were you offended by Macron's comments on NI?'

Boris Johnson said the Northern Ireland Protocol problems occupied "a vanishingly small proportion of our deliberations".
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G7 live: Boris Johnson plays down seriousness of rift with EU on Brexit

Latest updates: PM says most conversations with other leaders harmonious and on other topics, as row with France over Brexit overshadows final day of G7 2.25pm BST Q: Do you think coronavirus came from a Chinese laboratory?Johnson says he does not think that, but he thinks it is sensible to keep an open mind. 2.22pm BST Q: [From the BBC’s Laura Kuenssberg] Were you offended by what President Macron said about Northern Ireland?Johnson says it is the job of the PM to defend the integrity o...
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Macron's NI comment offensive - minister

The foreign secretary says the EU characterises Northern Ireland "as somehow a separate country".
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G7 live: Raab suggests it was ‘offensive’ for Macron to imply Northern Ireland not full part of UK

Latest updates: UK foreign secretary critical of French president over Brexit as final day of G7 sees attention turn to climate crisis 11.21am BST At a briefing this morning Downing Street rejected suggestions that the party for G7 leaders on the beach at Carbis Bay last night breached Covid social distancing rules. The prime minister’s spokesman said:The event last night was done in an entirely Covid-secure way within the existing rules ...This was an informal gathering of the G7 leaders an...
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French President Macron says US is 'definitely' back, welcomes Biden to 'the club'

President Joe Biden held a bilateral meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron at the G7 in England as details emerge around his...
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'America is back': Biden gets thumbs up from Macron at G7 – video

French President Emmanuel Macron has said that Joe Biden has convinced allies that the US is back, as the two leaders met at the G7 summit on Saturday. Biden, asked by a reporter if America was back, turned to Macron and gestured with his sunglasses towards the French president that he should answer that question. 'Yes, definitely,' Macron said. 'It's great to have a US president who's part of the club and very willing to cooperate'G7 – live updates Continue reading...
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Biden "definitely" brings U.S. back into "club," Macron says at G7 summit

"I think that what you demonstrate is that leadership is partnership," the French president said.
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French President Emmanuel Macron says 'America is back' after Biden's first few months in office

French President Emmanuel Macron speaks in Brussels on October 2, 2020. Getty French President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday said "America is back" now that President Joe Biden is in office. "It's great to have a US president who's part of the club and very willing to cooperate," Macron said at the G7 Summit. Macron's remarks mark a stark contrast from when President Donald Trump was in office. See more stories on Insider's business page. French President Emmanuel Macron on ...
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Macron: Biden has 'definitely' convinced allies that U.S. is back

"I think it's great to have the U.S. president part of the club, and very willing to cooperate,” France's president said.
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Macron says Biden is 'part of the club' at the G7 in leaders' first formal meeting

US President Joe Biden and French President Emmanuel Macron held their first formal in-person meeting on Saturday, touching on the coronavirus pandemic, NATO and climate change.
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America Is Back With Biden, France's Macron Says

By Michel Rose and Steve HollandCARBIS BAY, England (Reuters) -The United States is back as a cooperative leader of the free world under President...
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Merkel and Macron urge UK to implement Northern Ireland protocol

Boris Johnson meets EU leaders at G7 summit, with French president saying UK must ‘honour their word’G7 summit in Cornwall – live updatesEU leaders made a concerted assault on Boris Johnson in the standoff over the Northern Ireland protocol on Saturday, with the French president, Emmanuel Macron, warning him the British people must “honour their word”.Macron and the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, used bilateral meetings with Johnson on the sidelines of the G7 summit in Cornwall to press home ...
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UK must honour its word over Brexit, says Emmanuel Macron

French president confronts Boris Johnson over standoff on Northern Ireland protocol in talks at G7G7 summit in Cornwall – live updatesThe French president, Emmanuel Macron, has issued a robust warning to Boris Johnson, telling him the British government must “honour their word” over the Brexit deal, as he called for a “reset” in relations between their two countries.Macron confronted the prime minister over the standoff on the Northern Ireland protocol, when the pair held a bilateral meeting at ...
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Man who slapped France's Macron gets 4-month prison sentence

Damien Tarel, 28, acknowledged he had caught Macron with a “rather violent” swipe but testified that the attack was impulsive and unplanned.
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Jilted Johnson: Biden in beeline for Macron and Carrie at G7

Object of PM’s political desire embraces French president behind his back, then leaves him to wait while he greets his wife
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Emmanuel Macron and Joe Biden share a moment after G7 leaders' photo – video

Emmanuel Macron made a beeline for Joe Biden after the G7 summit photo call in Cornwall. Biden, on whom Boris Johnson expended considerable energy attempting to politically woo ahead of the summit, warmly embraced the French president. Johnson was left lingering with Angela Merkel as he waited for the pair to catch up.Jilted Johnson: Biden in beeline for Macron and Carrie at G7‘Quite a show’: G7 razzmatazz in the air as Carbis Bay hosts world leaders
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G7 leaders gathered for a 'family photo' on an English beach, and Biden joked they should jump in the water

The 2021 G7 family photo in Cornwall, England. Leon Neal/Getty Images G7 leaders looked relaxed and happy in this year's G7 family photo. Past G7 summits under Trump were more visibly tense. Biden is trying to use his first trip abroad as president to boost the US's image after the Trump era. See more stories on Insider's business page. This year's G7 "family photo" was taken on a beach in Cornwall, England, with world leaders' windswept hair stealing the show. Briti...
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France's Macron tells UK it can't renegotiate Brexit deal

French President Emmanuel Macron warned Britain on Thursday that the post-Brexit deal it agreed with the European Union last December...
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Macron warns Johnson ‘nothing is negotiable’ over Northern Ireland

The G7 summit risks being overshadowed by the bitter standoff over BrexitThe French president last night ramped up the pressure on Boris Johnson over the Northern Ireland protocol by insisting “nothing is negotiable” as the G7 summit of world leaders risked being overshadowed by the bitter standoff over Brexit.In a defiant intervention as he prepared to travel to the UK, Emmanuel Macron warned Boris Johnson that France is not open to renegotiating any aspect of the protocol – and even appeared t...
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Macron announces end of France's anti-terror Operation Barkhane in Africa's Sahel region

France is to end its years-long anti-terror mission targeting Islamists in the Sahel region of West Africa, French President Emmanuel Macron announced Thursday.
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Macron says G7 countries should work together to tackle toxic online content

In a press conference at the Élysée Palace, French President Emmanuel Macron reiterated his focus on online regulation, and more particularly toxic content. He called for more international cooperation as the Group of Seven (G7) summit is taking place later this week in the U.K. “The third big topic that could benefit from efficient multilateralism and that we’re going to bring up during this G7 summit is online regulation,” Macron said. “This topic, and I’m sure we’ll talk about it again, is es...
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