Macron, Biden To Hold Negotiations Later On Wednesday - French Cabinet

Macron, Biden to Hold Negotiations Later on Wednesday - French Cabinet

Presidents Emmanuel Macron and Joe Biden will hold a conversation later on Wednesday to clarify details related to Australia's decision to scrap the $66 billion submarine contract with French shipbuilders after formation of the AUKUS alliance, French cabinet spokesman Gabriel Attal said

PARIS (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 22nd September, 2021) Presidents Emmanuel Macron and Joe Biden will hold a conversation later on Wednesday to clarify details related to Australia's decision to scrap the $66 billion submarine contract with French shipbuilders after formation of the AUKUS alliance, French cabinet spokesman Gabriel Attal said.

"A conversation between President Macron and Biden is scheduled for today," Attal said at a briefing.

The leaders intend to discuss under what conditions Australia's decision on the submarines was made, the cabinet spokesman added.