At a press conference held after a meeting with Donald trump, the President of France Emmanuel macron said that «the departure of Syrian President Assad is no longer a necessary condition for France’s participation in the debate on Syria», — quotes the Makron channel i24.
Macron said that France has changed its doctrine in relation to Syria. «Our fundamental objective is to eradicate the terrorist groups, whatever they were,» said the French President.
However, Donald trump has announced that it is working on a second ceasefire in Syria. «We are working on a second ceasefire in another very difficult part of Syria», — he said at a joint press conference.