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  Iyar 1, 5778 , 16/04/18

Macron denies persuading Trump to stay in Syria

French President Emmanuel Macaron has denied Sunday reports he claimed to have persuaded United States President Donald Trump to keep US forces in Syria, according to Channel 10 Television.

Macron said on Monday that "the main objective of France and the United States remains the war against Da'ish," the Islamic State terror movement.

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