March 22, 2023

Readout of President Joe Biden’s Call with President Emmanuel Macron of France

Readout of President Joe Biden’s Call with President Emmanuel Macron of France

President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. spoke today with President Emmanuel Macron of France.  The two leaders discussed their support for Ukraine as Russia’s brutal invasion enters its second year, including their commitment to continue providing Ukraine with security assistance and imposing costs on Russia for its aggression.  President Biden and President Macron also discussed the cooperation between the United States and France in the Indo-Pacific region as well as shared efforts to address challenges posed by the People’s Republic of China to the rules-based international order.  The leaders also reaffirmed their commitment to coordinate closely on accelerating the transition to clean energy economies.

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Official news published at https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/statements-releases/2023/03/07/readout-of-president-joe-bidens-call-with-president-emmanuel-macron-of-france/