FILE PHOTO: France’s President Emmanuel Macron attends a debate on the theme of pensions during a visit to Rodez, France October 3, 2019. Eric Cabanis/Pool via REUTERS
LYON, France (Reuters) – International donors are set to pledge $14 billion on Thursday to combating AIDS, said French President Emmanuel Macron.
“In the next three hours, we should get to the $14 billion,” he told a gathering in Lyon, adding that France would commit close to $1.5 billion.
Reporting by Sudip Kar-Gupta and Benoit Van Overstraeten; editing by John Stonestreet