France's Macron keen to solve border issues in hours, UK PM Johnson says

French President Macron joins cabinet meeting via video call, in Paris

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday that French President Emmanuel Macron was keen resolve border issues within hours.

"It was an excellent conversation with the French president: he stressed he was keen I would say to sort it out in the next few hours if we can," Johnson said.

"Our teams will be working on it flat out and if we can result then that would be great, but we will do it as fast as we can."

(Reporting by Guy Faulconbridge and Kate Holton; editing by Andrew MacAskill)