Lead 1-France regrets the decision of Australia to have US nuclear submarines
Australia - Security / Submarines - France (Lead 1): Lead 1-France regrets the decision of Australia to have American nuclear submarines (adds details, details) Paris, September 16 (Reuters) - France took note of the decision of the Australian Government to stop the "Future" ocean class submarine program Submarine Program "(FSP) announced Thursday the French ministers of foreign affairs and armies in a joint statement.
USA-Security-Australia-Eurodepute: an EU-Australian trade agreement more complicated after the dispute over submarines © Reuters / Yves Herman An EU-Australian trade agreement more complicated after the dispute on submarines
Brussels (Reuters) - the cancellation by Australia of an order of French submarines complicates the conclusion of a trade agreement with the Union Even if the negotiations should continue, said Monday the President of the International Trade Commission of the European Parliament.
"I guess it will not lead to the stop of negotiations and talks with Australia, but they will be much more complicated," said German MEP Bernd Lange to journalists.
Bernd Lange, a member of the Parliamentary Group of Socialists and Democrats, said that the will of the countries of the Bloc and France in particular to compromise in commercial discussions, particularly on agriculture, was likely to be "enough Limited ".
(report Philip Blenkinsop, French version Diana Mandiá)
France, Excutory of Boris Johnson .
Fishing, Migrants, Australian submarines ... Conflict subjects accumulate between France and the United Kingdom. To hide his own difficulties, the British Prime Minister multiplies attacks against Paris, which delights the popular tabloid press of his country. Editorial of the "World". Very long, relations between the United Kingdom and France oscillate between "Cordial Agreement" and reciprocal exasperation on the background of rivalry and, in reality, of great resemblance.