Reelection bolsters France’s Macron as powerful player in EU

FILE - French President Emmanuel Macron speaks after reports of his reelection Sunday, April 24, 2022 in Paris. 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. (AP Photo/Lewis Joly, File)

Reelection bolsters France’s Macron as powerful player in EU