Biden holds phone talks with Macron: Cooperation in Indo-Pacific discussed

Source : 112 Ukraine

Biden plans to meet with Macron in Rome at the end of October
09:24, 23 October 2021

President of France Emmanuel Macron and President of the United States Joe Biden

US President Joe Biden had a telephone conversation with French President Emmanuel Macron during which they reviewed ongoing efforts to enhance cooperation in the Indo-Pacific. In addition, the leaders of the two countries also touched upon the creation of a stronger European defense while ensuring complementarity with NATO. This was reported on the White House website. 

"The two leaders reviewed ongoing efforts by their teams to support stability and security in the Sahel and to enhance cooperation in the Indo-Pacific," the statement reads.

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They also discussed efforts to enable a stronger and more capable European defense while ensuring complementarity with NATO.

"President Biden looks forward to the meeting with President Macron in Rome later this month, where they will continue the conversation, take stock of the many areas of US-France cooperation, and reinforce our shared interests and common values as we take on challenges and opportunities together," the statement said.

President Biden also noted the November visit by Vice President Harris to Paris as a key opportunity to further enhance US-France cooperation on a range of global challenges.

The previous conversation between Joe Biden and Emmanuel Macron took place after it became known about the conclusion of a new security agreement between Australia, Britain and the United States.

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