France Recalls Ambassadors Over AUKUS Submarine Pact Fallout

Australia's Collins-class submarine fleet will now be replaced with nuclear-powered submarines from the U.S. and UK rather than French technology.
Credit: POIS Yuri Ramsey/Australian Defence Force/Getty Images
LONDON—Paris has recalled its ambassadors from Australia and the U.S. and canceled defense talks with the UK following Canberra’s decision to halt a multi-billion euro submarine procurement from France in favor of a nuclear submarine buy with the U.S. and UK. French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le...

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