14 iulie 2019

Macron, Merkel, other European leaders trumpet shared defence on Bastille Day; police fire tear gas at protesters

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Open this photo in gallery German soldiers march down the Champs-Elysees during the Bastille Day parade in Paris on Sunday. The Associated Press France’s annual Bastille Day parade became a showcase for defence co-operation in Europe as leaders of other European nations joined President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday to review their military contingents marching on the Champs-Elysees. Flags of the 10 countries participating in the European Intervention Initiative, a French-led joint military pact [...]