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France to consult Dutch over Air France support: finance minister

PARIS (Reuters) – The French government will consult with its Dutch counterpart before making any decision over support for Air France, the French subsidiary of Air France-KLM <AIRF.PA>, Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Wednesday.

European airlines on Tuesday called on governments to draw up a package of measures to support an industry being hammered by the coronavirus crisis.

(Writing by Matthieu Protard; Editing by David Goodman)