EU-US Trade Talks: France wants Defence Out

It seems like the honeymoon period did not last very long at all. The echoes of the enthusiastic endorsements of negotiations towards a Trade Agreement between the two Blocs have barely subsided and the positioning and posturing has already begun.

Global Post reports that France is making no bones about its desire to see the Defence sector excluded from the talks given the US ring fencing of its own Defence interests from non-US suppliers.

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