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Should the EU take France's seat on the UN Security Council?

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Should France surrender its place on the UN Security Council?
Should France surrender its place on the UN Security Council?
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The UN Security Council is the most powerful decision-making body in international politics.

Five countries - the US, Russia, China, France and the UK - have permanent seats and with that right comes a veto.

However, German finance minister Olaf Scholz thinks the EU should have a place around the table. And he's eyeing up France's seat.

The French, however, are not so keen.