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France has become Europe’s Wild West

27 May 2024

9:16 PM

27 May 2024

9:16 PM

New Caledonia must not become the ‘Wild West’ declared Emmanuel Macron last week during his flying visit to the Pacific Island. For two weeks the indigenous people, the Kanaks, have been in revolt against a voting reform they believe will marginalise them.

The French President’s visit achieved little. Not long after Macron’s departure an insurgent was shot dead by police.

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