French Minister Criticizes United States Over BNP Paribas Probe

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June 01, 2014 AT 11:18 AM
A junior minister in French President Francois Hollande's government criticized a U.S. criminal probe against BNP Paribas On Sunday, saying France would not allow itself to be pushed around by its ally. Jean-Marie Le Guen said on Sunday "The United States cannot act in a unilateral way ... The United States cannot treat its allies like this and subordinate them to its geostrategic interests." Fears that a looming U.S. fine on BNP Paribas over allegations it evaded U.S.