The Ukrainian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has called on the French ambassador to explain the words of French President Emmanuel Macron on “Ukrainian gangs”, the ministry’s spokeswoman said.
In the interview with the magazine Valeurs Actuelles, Macron explained that he favored “quota-based migration” to an influx of illegal workers. He then added that he preferred legal migrants from Guinea or Ivory Coast to “clandestine networks of Bulgarians and Ukrainians.”, RFERL reported.
“I prefer the people who arrive from Guinea or Ivory Coast legally, who are here and do work, than the underground (clandestine) Bulgarian or Ukrainian networks.”
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