UK's Boris Johnson puts his feet up in Macron's palace https://t.co/5YQh1sOek3 pic.twitter.com/4JEA40eEHj— Reuters Top News (@Reuters) August 22, 2019
And the fuller picture:
Today's debunked internet rager: The photo of Boris Johnson with his foot on the table.— Richard Chambers (@newschambers) August 22, 2019
In the Reuters clip, Macron jokes that the tiny table could be used with his chair as a recliner.
Johnson plays along.pic.twitter.com/3ssgTs3M39
A photo of Boris Johnson sticking his foot on a table during talks in Paris with the French president triggered unflattering comments on social media.
But users on both sides of the Channel who called the UK prime minister's actions insulting might have been jumping to conclusions.