Macron seeks to charm Trump at Bastille parade in Paris

US President Donald Trump was the guest of honour as he joined his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron for Bastille Day celebrations in Paris.

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    US President Donald Trump was the guest of honour as he joined his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron for Bastille Day celebrations in Paris.

    It is all part of a charm offensive by Macron in search of common ground with Trump.

    Al Jazeera’s Natacha Butler reports from Paris.


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