Emmanuel Macron to pose ‘real challenge’ to EU as France on collision course with Germany
Political commentators Jonathan Fryer and George Galloway analysed the differing approaches of France and Germany. Mr Fryer stated that Emmanuel Macron will have difficulty getting re-elected as the President of France.
Mr Galloway asked: “Will German and French policy always be in line?”
Mr Fryer replied: “I don’t think they will, no, largely because French foreign policy is increasingly assertive in large parts of Africa and other parts of the world.
“It is veering away from the German approach which is much more neutral.
“They do not get indirectly involved in situations.