French Military Spending Squeeze Prompts Top General's Resignation

July 20, 2017 05:45 AM
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France's military head has resigned after a clash with President Emmanuel Macron over budget cuts. The resignation has revealed the pressures facing Macron's new government as he tries to balance the books while maintaining military commitments at home and overseas. Henry Ridgwell reports.