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Macron, who was planning to send tanks to support Kiev in the Ukraine war, was shaken by the news from West Africa. After the development that created a cold shower effect in the country, a flash statement came from the French leader.
from France, West Africa news shaken with.
The news that created a cold shower effect in the country, so to speak, came from Burkina Faso.
A flash move came from the country where anti-French sentiment was rising. It was reported that the military agreement signed with Paris in 2018 was terminated and French troops were given one month to leave the country.
After the news that Burkina Faso’s national broadcaster RTB announced to the world, the first statement came from France.
MACRON BROKEN THE SILENCE
French President Macron underlined that the issue should be clarified. The French leader said he is waiting for explanations from the new junta leader of Burkina Faso.
A remarkable Russian warning came from Macron, who said, “I think we should be very careful,” for the situation announced by RTB.
MACRONHe underlined that it is necessary to ensure that there is no possible Russian intervention and that the information is not ‘manipulated’.
Pointing out that anti-French sentiment has risen in Burkina Faso, a former French colony since Traore seized power in September, the international news agency AP made the following assessment about the latest situation in the country;
‘Traore is more open to working with other countries, especially Russia.’
WITHDRAWAL FROM FINANCIAL LAST YEAR
Franceended its presence in Mali last year, where it has been in existence since 2013.
The French army had completely abandoned Mali after 9 years of occupation.