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Macron is trying to bathe in de Gaulle’s glory. It won’t work

Macron gazes at a portrait of former French president Charles de Gaulle (Getty images)

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John Keiger
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Professor John Keiger is the former research director of the Department of Politics and International Studies at Cambridge.

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