Emmanuel Macron hosts Xi Jinping in attempt to strengthen EU-China relationship

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French president invited Angela Merkel to talks with Chinese leader in Paris

Emmanuel Macron has launched a charm offensive towards his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, talking of multilateralism and cooperation while tiptoeing around subjects such as human rights.

In a meeting during a bilateral three-day state visit to France, the French president took the unprecedented step of inviting the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, and the European commission president, Jean-Claude Juncker, to Paris for the talks.

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