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France's Fillon Says Will Outline EU Plans to Merkel

Tue Jan 10 04:11:28 EST 2017 | Voice of America
PARIS —  French conservative presidential candidate Francois Fillon said on Tuesday he would meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the coming days to outline his plans for Europe. "The election of Donald Trump and the Berlin tragedy change things in Europe," Fillon said, referring both to the U.S. election and the Berlin truck attack claimed by Islamic State. "For the United States, our continent will likely not be a priority anymore and for Germany, a certain idea of pacifism is gone," s..

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