French President Macron thanks Greek PM Mitsotakis for his confidence in France

French President Emmanuel Macron thanked Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis for his confidence in France and the country’s leading aeronautical manufacturer, in a tweet on Wednesday.

“Thank you, dear Kyriakos, for this confidence in France and the flagship of its aeronautical [industry], in the Europe of common defense, which we are beginning to build,” said Macron, who also retweeted Mitsotakis’ earlier tweet, which was written in English and reads: “This is the next generation of aircraft, for a future vision of European Defence, and a new chapter in Greece’s regional capability. Thanks to my friend Emmanuel Macron for helping me strengthen our strategic partnership.”