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Australia says it will be patient rebuilding ties with France

PM Morrison unable to arrange conversation with French President Macron

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison says he understands France's disappointment over Canberra's decision to cancel a deal to purchase French submarines.   © AP

SYDNEY (Reuters) -- Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said he has tried to arrange a conversation with French President Emmanuel Macron but has been unsuccessful so far, a week after his cancellation of a major submarine deal sparked a diplomatic row with Paris.

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