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Africa: Macron Pledges to Share Covid Vaccines With Poorer Nations, Urges G7 to Join Him

February 22, 2021
French President Emmanuel Macron has called on rich Western nations to transfer 3-5 percent of their Covid-19 vaccines to Africa and developing countries elsewhere, ahead of Friday’s G7 summit. The presidency confirmed that France would share five percent of its stock with Africa – even if other rich nations do not join in. In an

SOUTH AFRICA/ANGOLA : Macron forced to postpone southern Africa tour yet again

January 26, 2021
Emmanuel Macron’s visit to Angola and South Africa planned for the first quarter of 2021 has been postponed to late March at the earliest. Source link

How Iran’s President Left Trump Hanging, and Macron in the Hall

October 29, 2019
President Hassan Rouhani of Iran addressed the United Nations General Assembly on Wednesday.Credit...Brittainy Newman/The New York TimesPublished Sept. 30, 2019Updated Oct. 4, 2019The telephone line had been secretly set up. President Trump waited on the other end. All President Hassan Rouhani of Iran had to do was come out of his hotel suite and walk…