French president tips Greece bailout agreement within 'a few days, or even hours'.
French President Francois Hollande has called for the woman's release “as quickly as possible.”
BERLIN (Reuters) - A phone call on Sunday between German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras took place in a "constructive" atmosphere, the German government said on Monday.
PARIS (Reuters) - Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy cemented his grip on the center-right opposition party on Saturday after party members overwhelmingly approved renaming it "the Republicans", in a blow to conservative rivals ahead of the 2017 presidential election.
Granting of autonomy to regions in the Eastern Ukraine, which will remain a part of the country, but have their own local government and administration, may help to resolve the Ukrainian crisis, former French President Valery Giscard d'Estaing said.
Leaders of Russia, France and Germany agreed on Friday to hold a new round of Ukraine reconciliation talks at the level of deputy foreign ministers on June 10 in Paris, the French president's office said.
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have called on Russian President Vladimir Putin to rapidly implement measures agreed under the Feb. 12 Minsk ceasefire, Hollande's office said in a statement.
Former French President Giscard d’Estaing described the impasse over the sale of Mistral helicopter carrier ships to Russia as a “misunderstanding” and said the whole deal was now dead.
Since returning to the helm of the conservative Union for a Popular Movement (U.M.P.), six months ago, former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has been looking for ways to distract the nation from the divisive appeal of Marine Le Pen’s...Show More Summary
UK Prime Minister David Cameron is expected to meet French President Francois Hollande on Thursday in Paris as part of a round of meetings with European leaders concerning Britain's possible exit from the European Union.
French President Francois Hollande, in a politically expedient deal with Greens to keep his parliamentary majority intact, has promoted a plan to reduce France’s reliance on nuclear energy by 25%. France depends on nuclear energy for 75% of its electricity. read more
PARIS (AP) — The French president's office says judicial authorities in France and Central African Republic are cooperating to investigate allegations of child sexual abuse by French soldiers. Following a meeting Wednesday in Paris between...Show More Summary
French President Francois Hollande is being protected by "incompetent" guards, Le Monde reported Tuesday, citing unnamed sources from the elite presidential protection unit (GSPR).
PARIS (Reuters) - New questions surfaced about the personal security of French President Francois Hollande on Tuesday as Le Monde daily reported an incident in which a bodyguard accidentally fired a bullet in the Elysee Palace.
Russia has given up on its €1.2 billion deal for two Mistral-class helicopter carriers with France, according to reports. Following Russia's alleged role in supporting separatist militia in eastern Ukraine, French President François Hollande had imposed two conditions necessary for the sale. Show More Summary
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande said he was worried about a lack of progress towards a United Nations climate deal in Paris in December and called on the financial sector to decarbonize its investment portfolios...
French President expressed his opposition to the proposed plan to introduce quotas on refugee intake by EU member states to fight the migration crisis.
PARIS (Reuters) - Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy drew a wave of mocking comments about his judicial woes when he launched a rare question-and-answer session on Twitter on Friday.
A few years back, French President Sarkozy requested an assessment of his country’s biomedical research. The eminent scientists who conducted it concluded that, while some of it was cutting-edge – as evidenced by French scientists’ contributions to the PCSK9 and CRISPR discoveries – quite a bit of it was mundane [...]
French president speaks only of moral debt and not financial compensation during visit to impoverished former colony.