Macron hits back at Pompeo, says West is ‘weakening’

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'The West is winning,' top US envoy tells China, Russia

Four American corporations signed on Sunday five agreements with Senegalese state-owned companies, agencies and Senegalese government, during the visit of U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Speaking Saturday in Munich at a conference of global leaders, he vowed that Western values would prevail over Russian and Chinese desires for what he called, "empire".

"I'm happy to report that the death of the transatlantic alliance is grossly over-exaggerated", Pompeo said, paraphrasing a famous Mark Twain quote. "The West is winning, and we're winning together". We are collectively winning.

President Macron addressed the audience on the podium during the 56th Munich Security Conference in Munich, southern Germany, on Saturday. His Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi, called Pompeo's accusations, "lies".

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed discussed Ethiopia's upcoming elections

He said Washington played a key role in keeping Europe safe by reinforcing NATO's eastern flank on the border with Russian Federation, and had led a multinational effort to defeat the Islamic State jihadist group.

"We can not be the United States' junior partner", he added. "We'll deliver an outcome that works for all of us".

"I'm impatient for European solutions", Mr. Macron said.

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'Those statements don't reflect reality, ' Pompeo retorted.

"The Chinese Communist Party is moving even faster and more in the wrong direction: more internal repression, more predatory economic practices, more hard hands and the most worrisome for me, a more aggressive military stance", he said.

"There is a second choice, which is to be demanding and restart a strategic dialogue because today we talk less and less, conflicts multiply and we aren't able to resolve them, he added".

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US Secretary of Defence Mark Esper said Huawei was the 'poster child for China's 'nefarious strategy to infiltrate and dominate crucial western infrastructure.

He said it was not too late for Britain, which last month said it would allow Huawei a limited role in building its 5G networks, to take "two steps back", but added he still needed to asses London's decision.

"We want them [U.S. military] to remain present, we hope that they will continue to support in the security areas, we hope they will continue to support, as in training and intelligence", Mr. Ba said at a news conference in Dakar with Mr. Pompeo at his side.

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