Home Latest Biden calls Macron, discusses NATO, COVID-19 and cooperation with U.S. oldest ally

Biden calls Macron, discusses NATO, COVID-19 and cooperation with U.S. oldest ally Updated for 2021

82,129FansLike
2,966FollowersFollow
2,690SubscribersSubscribe
82,129FansLike
3,122FollowersFollow
2,690SubscribersSubscribe

Updated: February 25, 2021

President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. spoke on Sunday with President Emmanuel Macron of France to express his desire to strengthen bilateral ties with U.S. oldest ally.

“President Biden also stressed his commitment to bolstering the transatlantic relationship, including through NATO and the United States’ partnership with the European Union,” the White House said in a readout of their conversation.

[read_more id="2" more="Read full article" less="Read less"]

“The leaders agreed on the need for close coordination, including through multilateral organizations, in tackling common challenges such as climate change, COVID-19, and the global economic recovery.  They also agreed to work together on shared foreign policy priorities, including China, the Middle East, Russia, and the Sahel.”

[/read_more]

Simon Ateba
Simon Ateba
Simon Ateba covers the White House, the U.S. government, the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank and other financial and international institutions for Today News Africa in Washington D.C. Simon can be reached on simonateba@todaynewsafrica.com

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Trending Now

TRENDING

Human Rights Watch concludes Abiy Ahmed’s soldiers bombed civilians to death, schools, hospitals and markets in Tigray region

Ethiopian federal forces carried out apparently indiscriminate shelling of urban areas in the Tigray region in November 2020 in violation of the laws of war, Human Rights Watch said on Wednesday. Artillery attacks at the start of the armed conflict struck homes, hospitals, schools, and markets in the city of Mekelle, and the towns of Humera and Shire, killing at least 83 civilians, including children, and wounding...

Stay connected

[/read_more]

[read_more id="2" more="Read full article" less="Read less"]

error: Alert: Content is protected !!
Reddit
Tweet
Share
Share
Pocket
Share
More