07Jun04 — 2 The Special Relationship Americans and British give French the finger: pictures at eleven. Share this:FacebookTwitterEmailReddit Related 'Lo / Goodbye Perhaps They're Already There
What do the French think they are doing? If Iraq fails it will have negative consequences for them, as well as the Americans – aside from the fact it should be made to succeed for the Iraqi people. This constant desire to seem like an opposition to the US and UK just gives out a terrible message.
You're making the classic false assumption that the french are interested in something mutually beneficial.