French Minister of the Armed Forces Florence Parly commented on James Mattis’s reassurance that the US is committed to NATO including the French military operations in Mali.
Below are some of Florence Parly’s quotes on the matter.
“Europe is not part of the problem, Europe is part of the solution.” – Florence Parly, Yeni Safak, 2 October 2018
“The United States is making sharing the burden a priority. It is also a French priority. It’s a question of making the whole Atlantic alliance function better.” – Florence Parly, Times Now News, 2 October 2018