In French Polynesia, Macron tackles nuclear test legacy, China dominance • FRANCE 24 English

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President Emmanuel Macron is visiting French Polynesia to showcase France’s commitment to the region amid concerns about the impact of climate change on the Pacific island territory, the legacy of French nuclear testing on its atolls — and most of all, growing Chinese dominance in the region.

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