French President Emmanuel Macron, US President Donald Trump and Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May. Photo: AFP

French President Emmanuel Macron clarifies remarks on Syria after suggesting he convinced Donald Trump to keep US troops there

Macron on Sunday said he had persuaded Trump, who previously announced he wanted to take US forces out of Syria, that it was necessary to stay and be there for ‘the long term’

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French President Emmanuel Macron, US President Donald Trump and Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May. Photo: AFP
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