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France's Macron laughs off 'delicious' faux pas

May 03, 2018 - 3:58 PM

'A newspaper had some fun and it made me laugh a lot, especially since in the original cartoon the character has a French accent,' says French President Emmanuel Macron

FRONTPAGE. A copy of The Daily Telegraph is seen on a newstand with a nearly full-page photo of French President Emmanuel Macron with the cartoon head of Pepe le Pew, the lovelorn French skunk, in Sydney on May 3, 2018. Photo by Saeed Khan/AFP

Global giggles as Macron praises Aussie leader's 'delicious' wife

May 03, 2018 - 1:26 PM

French President Emmanuel Macron most likely meant 'delightful,' a common translation of the French word 'delicieux' – which can also mean delicious as well

DELIGHTFUL OR DELICIOUS? France's President Emmanuel Macron (C) poses for a photo with Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull (L) and his wife Lucy Turnbull (R) outside the Sydney Opera House in Sydney on May 1, 2018. Photo by Ludovic Marin/AFP