At their spontaneous lunch on Saturday, Mr. Macron called Mr. Trump "a very special guest for us" and promised cooperation. But for those around the American president, her meeting was just the first of a series of conversations he wanted to have with his peers.
And in the midst of preparations for these high-level encounters In Bayonne, 13,000 police officers were bombarded with tear gas and water cannons on Saturday to dispel the protests of demonstrators against globalization and other principles that the group of 7 represents.
Mr. Trump's first Sunday morning personal interview He has decided to meet with Boris Johnson, the new British Prime Minister, who was involved with the leaders of the continent on the conditions for Britain's withdrawal from the European Union in a lengthy verbal dispute , Mr. Trump has publicly expressed his support for Brexit, a position that has further irritated his already tense relations on the world stage. Two countries have agreed on tariffs in principle. The men could officially sign a contract next month, a victory likely to please Mr. Trump, who has repeatedly praised his relationship with Mr. Abe.
That followed on tweets in June, when Mr. Trump claimed that crime in Germany was "high up" and insisted that "the people of Germany turn against their leadership" because they had decided to send migrants into the country allow.