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Macron to discuss Brexit with PM Johnson on Thursday

Reuters Monday, 19 August 2019
French President Emmanuel Macron will meet British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Aug. 22 to discuss Brexit as well as the crises in Iran and Syria, an official from Macron's office said on Monday.
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