Macron says France won't align with US or China in Indo-Pacific region The Edge Markets


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- A + A PARIS (June 10): French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday France and, he hoped, the European Union, would neither be a vassal of China nor be totally aligned with the United States in matters of defence in the Indo-Pacific region. "Our approach in terms of Indo-Pacific strategy is not to align with anybody," he told a news conference. "The line I'm advocating for France, and I hope for Europe, is not to be made a vassal by China nor be aligned with the United States on this subject."