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France’s Macron, Greek PM to discuss Turkey at ‘MED7’ summit

French President Emmanuel Macron will discuss the European Union’s strained relationship with Turkey this week with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Macron’s office has said.

Macron and Mitsotakis will attend a ‘MED7’ summit on the French island of Corsica on Thursday, along with the leaders of Cyprus, Portugal, Spain, Italy and Malta.

NATO allies Turkey and France have sharply different views on Syria, Libya and Ankara’s dispute with Greece over energy resources in the eastern Mediterranean.

Paris and Ankara have traded barbs in recent weeks.

(Reuters)

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