Biden Calls Dealing with of Australia Deal That Angered France 'Clumsy'

ROME — After a six-week diplomatic spat that concerned a scuttled nuclear-powered submarine deal and a recalled ambassador, President Biden started a one-on-one effort to fix fences with President Emmanuel Macron of France by saying U.S. dealing with of the matter had been “clumsy.” “What we did was clumsy,” Mr. Biden informed reporters, sitting beside