US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (right) meets French President Emmanuel Macron at the Elysee Palace on Monday. Photo: DPA US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (right) meets French President Emmanuel Macron at the Elysee Palace on Monday. Photo: DPA
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (right) meets French President Emmanuel Macron at the Elysee Palace on Monday. Photo: DPA

French president takes China rhetoric off the table in low-key meeting with US Secretary of State Pompeo

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Topic |   US-China decoupling
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (right) meets French President Emmanuel Macron at the Elysee Palace on Monday. Photo: DPA US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (right) meets French President Emmanuel Macron at the Elysee Palace on Monday. Photo: DPA
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (right) meets French President Emmanuel Macron at the Elysee Palace on Monday. Photo: DPA
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