‘This is a non-binding vote however vital for the French President Emmanuel Macron’ | EUROtoday

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“An overwhelming majority of French politicians believe it is essential to support Ukraine”, stated FRANCE 24 reporter Clovis Casali, reporting from the National Assembly. Yet the far-left celebration France Unbowed (LFI) and the far-right celebration National Rally (RN) determined “either to abstain or to vote against this bilateral agreement” . For President Emmanuel Macron, the vote was a technique to drive political opponents to “clarify their positions”, added Casali.