French ambassador to US discusses Trump, Macron presidencies
By France 24
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With President-elect Emmanuel Macron poised to take power on Sunday in Paris, French Ambassador to the US Gérard Araud, who served as a diplomatic advisor to the candidate, sat down with FRANCE 24’s Philip Crowther in Washington.
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Washington cracks down on Chinese tech giant Huawei.
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