President Emmanuel Macron discussed the coronavirus pandemic with Donald Trump, as the United States went into the lead for the most number of confirmed cases of Covid-19.
Macron said “[we] are preparing…a major new initiative in the next few days”.
The White House said in a statement “The leaders also discussed important regional and bilateral issues,” adding that two countries would work to quickly eliminate the pandemic and minimise its economic impact.
“Very good discussion with @realDonaldTrump. In the face of the crisis of COVID-19, we are preparing a major new initiative in the next few days”