June 24, 2024



Aukus: France’s ambassador recall is ‘tip of the iceberg’, say analysts

The Guardian
By Kim Willsher – September 18, 2021

France’s historic decision to recall its ambassadors to the US and Australia is far more than a diplomatic spat, analysts have warned.

The move, in protest at Canberra’s surprise decision to cancel an order for French-built submarines and its security pact with Washington and London, will affect France and Europe’s role in Nato and already strained relations with the UK.

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