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Will Emmanuel Macron veto Theresa May’s Brexit extension?

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By Saphora Smith

LONDON — When Britain applied to join the European Economic Community — a precursor to the European Union — in the 1960s, it was France that said “non” and twice blocked their bids.

The U.K. was eventually accepted in 1973.

But as Britain seeks to leave the bloc with a withdrawal deal negotiated to avoid economic catastrophe, it is now French President Emmanuel Macron who…

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