Reelection bolsters France’s Macron as powerful player in EU

French President Emmanuel Macron talks to journalists as he arrives for an EU summit at the European Council building in Brussels, Thursday, June 24, 2021. French President Emmanuel Macron's reelection has bolstered his standing as a senior player in Europe. Macron is now expected to push for strengthening the 27-nation bloc and throw all his weight behind efforts to end the war in Ukraine. (John Thys, Pool Photo via AP, File)

Reelection bolsters France’s Macron as powerful player in EU