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China isn’t our target, says French Pacific naval commander

France has stepped up its military presence in the Indian Ocean and Pacific waters in recent years, particularly in the South Pacific, where Australia and New Zealand are increasingly concerned about China’s geopolitical activities. But despite its growing defense cooperation with Canberra and Wellington, Paris rejects the notion that French warships are deployed in the […]