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Trade tensions overshadow Macron’s showy White House visit

Trade tensions overshadow Macron’s showy White House visit

  • This is the first formal state visit of Biden’s presidency and US officials say the choice of France reflects both deep historical ties and their intense current partnership in confronting Russia
  • The breadth of Macron’s entourage — including the foreign, defense and finance ministers, as well as business leaders and astronauts — illustrates the importance Paris has put on the visit
By AFP ·