Johnson Showed ‘Lots Of Enthusiasm’ On Wider European Community Idea – Macron Office

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Updated June 26, 2022
A file photo: French President Emmanuel Macron (Photo by GONZALO FUENTES / POOL / AFP)


British Prime Minister Boris Johnson showed interest in France’s idea of creating a wider European political community beyond the EU during talks between the two countries’ leaders on Sunday, the French presidency said.

France’s President Emmanuel Macron saw “lots of enthusiasm” from his British counterpart who oversaw his country leaving the EU, when he spoke about the idea, a spokesman said.

The broader community could allow Britain to “reengage” with the bloc, he added.

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