United Nations General Assembly is here. US wants to clear problems with France at the UN meeting next week. Read more…
As per the various news sources, Washington hopes to discuss all the problems in this UN Meeting with France. So, yes, the source says the US wants to clear problems with France at the UN meeting next week.
UN General Assembly:
Many don’t know what the dispute topic is. Well, to them, it’s about an aborted submarine contract at UN General Assembly. France called their ambassadors to the US and Australia in a fierce row over the deal, which saw Canberra scrap a multi-billion dollar contract to buy french submarines in favour of US nuclear subs.
Ned Price on twitter:
According to the source they said “We hope to continue our conversation on this subject at the senior level in coming days, including at #UNGA next week,” State Department spokesman Ned Price said in a statement on Twitter.
US & France relations:
The unusual step by Paris reported the extent of French anger against its associates, and Washington tried to ease tensions. “We have been in private communication with our French allies. So we know their position,” Price said. “France is an essential partner & our most excellent ally, and we place the most important value on our association.”
US President Joe Biden:
US President Joe Biden announced a three-way security agreement with Australia. The US, and Britain on Wednesday, continuing US nuclear submarine technology to Australia and cyber defence, utilized artificial intelligence and underwater capabilities.
The agreement is done to stop the growth of China in the region. The move angered France, which suffered a contract to supply current submarines to Australia worth Aus$50 billion (31 billion euros, $36.5 billion).