“씨. 대통령, what will you tell Emmanuel Macron?” a reporter asked as Biden sped by.
“When are you going to call Macron?” another reporter asked.
Biden is set to call French President Emmanuel Macron to resolve a diplomatic crisis that developed last week. 프랑스 recalled its ambassadors to the 미국 과 호주 in response to a joint agreement between the U.S., 호주, 그리고 영국 to provide nuclear submarines to Australia, scrapping a previous agreement to send French-made submarines Down Under.
“마크롱 대통령의 요청으로, 협의를 위해 파리 주재 미국 대사와 호주 호주 대사를 즉시 소환하기로 결정했습니다.,” French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian said in a statement Friday.
“The abandonment of the ocean-class submarine project that Australia and France had been working on since 2016 and the announcement of a new partnership with the United States aimed at studying the possibility of future cooperation on nuclear-powered submarines constitute unacceptable behavior among allies and partners; their consequences affect the very concept we have of our alliances, our partnerships, and the importance of the Indo-Pacific for Europe,” 추가 된 진술.
“This brutal, unilateral and unpredictable decision reminds me a lot of what Mr. Trump used to do,” Le Drian said. “I am angry and bitter. This isn’t done between allies.”
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki claimed that France had been notified of the deal before the agreement.
Biden also faces national crises at the southern border and in Afghanistan.
Hundreds of migrants crossed the border into Texas on Saturday, with many of them originally coming from Haiti.
“This situation has completely spiraled out of control,” Fox News’s Bill Melugin said Saturday while in Del Rio, 텍사스, showing hundreds of migrants crossing the Rio Grande into the U.S.
“We’ve been here for two hours now, almost two hours, and this line of people hasn’t stopped,” 그는 덧붙였다.
세관 및 국경 보호 (CBP) announced Wednesday that authorities encountered 208,887 migrants in August, a slight decline from the 212,000 encounters in July and the second month in a row where the number of encounters breached the 200,000 표.
그만큼 208,887 number for August represents a 317% increase over August 2020, which saw 50,014 encounters — and a 233% increase over August 2019, where there were 62,707 amid that year’s border crisis.
그 동안에, 미국의 수장. 중앙사령부, Gen. Kenneth F. McKenzie Jr., announced on Friday that it is unlikely any ISIS-K members died in a 수락 drone strike on August 29, which led to multiple civilian casualties.
An untold number of Americans and U.S. allies remain trapped in 아프가니스탄 after President Biden ordered the full withdrawal of U.S. troops on August 31, leaving the country in the hands of the Taliban. Retired military leaders have called for the mass resignation of Biden’s diplomatic and military leaders in the wake of the fiasco.
그 동안에, Gen. 마크 밀리, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, faces serious accusations after 단발 Woodward’s upcoming 도서, “위험,” revealed that Milley gave assurances to China that America would not strike the country amid his worries that former President Donald Trump’s actions might spark a war.