‘France is not strong enough’ Macron will NOT be able to stand up to Merkel, says advisor
“The German’s don’t see that and it seems to be difficult for the French to understand it.”
During his election campaign, Mr Macron has received support from Angela Merkel and the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker.
Mrs Merkel spoke with the centrist for 10 minutes after the former banker had learned of his election victory.
After the conservation, Mrs Merkel’s spokesman said: “She praised him for championing a united European Union that is open to the world. The decision of French voters is therefore a clear commitment to Europe.”
Speaking in February the President-elect told the UK that Brexit could not be a success.