Macron faces anger of young Africans at meeting

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Al-Araby

French President Emmanuel Macron faced the frustration of young people from across Africa on Friday over a range of issues, including migration and the vestiges of colonialism, at a summit aiming to turn the page with the continent. Billed as a chance to prove France’s commitment in particular to young Africans, the Africa-France summit gathering some 3,000 business leaders, artists and athletes in the southern city of Montpellier was largely dominated by the region’s crises. “I can no longer stand to see African youths dying in the sea” trying to reach Europe, a woman told Macron as he visite…

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