There must be others in this grey little land of disapprovers who welcome this move by a true statesman. France has never taken a simplistic view of the conflict, and probably only a French statesman can talk to both, or all, sides, with any hope of being heard over the booming of the guns.
Long live the Flamboyant Gesture. May it inspire our timid lot to notice that there are real people on the other side of the Channel tunnel]
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