The Bush-Sarkozy White House Summit: A U.S.-French Entente Cordiale

Publication Date: November 2007

Publisher: Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Nile Gardiner

Research Area: Government

Keywords: Europe; France; Darfur; Iran

Type: Brief

Coverage: France


An "entente cordiale" with Paris is sensible, but any attempt to replace the Anglo-American alliance with a new partnership with France would be naïve and short-sighted.