Emmanuel Macron loses cool with Israeli security in ‘Chirac moment’ at Jerusalem church

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Wed, 2020-01-22 15:48

JERUSALEM: When French President Emmanuel Macron visited Jerusalem’s Old City Wednesday, he also trod in the footsteps of one of his predecessors, Jacques Chirac, by engaging in a heated argument with Israeli security.

The altercation broke out when Israeli security forces pushed past the French detail and were first to enter the Church of Saint Anne, which is French state property.

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