Macron vows reprisals if chemical weapons used in Syria

AFP , Monday 29 May 2017

French President Emmanuel Macron said Monday that the use of chemical weapons in Syria would be a "red line" that would draw an "immediate response" from France.

"A very clear red line exists on our side, the use of chemical weapons by whomever," Macron said at a joint news conference in Versailles with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, while adding that he wants to "strengthen France's partnership with Russia."

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