As a country in which books are sacred, France should be worried. Among France's current top political bestsellers are titles such as “French, Are You Ready for Your Next Revolution?,” “France – Suicide of a Nation,” “How France Destroyed Its Power,” as well as “The Country We Tear Down.” President François Hollande ranks high on the cover of a book entitled […]
As a country in which books are sacred, France should be worried. Among France's current top political bestsellers are titles such as “French, Are You Ready for Your Next Revolution?,” “France — Suicide of a Nation,” “How France Destroyed...Show More Summary
In just a few days in August everything changed. Or that is how it seems in Europe. The language of politics is different. French President Francois Hollande said: "I believe the international situation is the worst we've seen sinceShow More Summary
French President Francois Hollande said on Wednesday he would accelerate reforms to boost growth, highlighting steps to increase homebuilding and give tax breaks to poorer households as he tries to win back voter confidence. The most...Show More Summary
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande said on Wednesday he would accelerate reforms to boost growth, highlighting steps to increase homebuilding and give tax breaks to poorer households as he tries to win back voter confidence. Show More Summary
French President François Hollande announced his country would send weapons to Iraq’s Kurds “within hours”. The question is whether they will be the arms the Kurds need: protected patrol vehicles and anti-tank missiles. More small arms won’t make a difference. Official statement [in French] | France 24. Talks of providing such help failed at the […]
French President Francois Hollande announced today that France is stepping up its humanitarian efforts in Iraq by arming Kurdish forces....
French President Francois Hollande says France will supply arms to Iraqi Kurds "in the coming hours." USA Today reports that Hollande received "the blessing of authorities in Baghdad" to do so. A statement released from Hollande's office...Show More Summary
STOCKHOLM (AP) — A Swedish politician surrounded by rumors of being the secret son of Francois Mitterrand has said in an interview that the late French president is his father.
A Swedish wannabe politician has revealed he is the secret lovechild of former French president - and notorious lothario - Francois Mitterand.
Washington (CNN) — Planning and executing a White House dinner for one foreign leader is hard enough — for every perfectly arranged place setting is a sari-wearing party crasher or a recently separated French president. The careful display of protocol will only be multiplied Tuesday when fifty African leaders — in town for an historic […]
Credits: STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text: Far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen New poll suggests Front National leader Marine Le Pen would knock out socialists in first round One-Minute Read Friday, August 1, 2014...Show More Summary
Less than two months ago, French president François Hollande made a speech in front of the tech community at the Élysée to show his commitment to La French Tech. As a reminder, La French Tech is a publicly funded initiative to promote French startups under a single brand in France and abroad — or at least, that was the plan. Show More Summary
PARIS (AP) — French soldiers secured a black box from the Air Algerie wreckage site in a desolate region of restive northern Mali on Friday, the French president said. Terrorism hasn't been ruled out as a cause, although officials say the most likely reason for the catastrophe that killed all onboard is bad weather.
There were no survivors of the 110-passenger Air Algerie flight that crashed in Mali this week, French president Francois Hollande said today. Nearly half of the plane's passengers were French nationals. Read more...
On Friday, French President Francois Hollande reported that a French military unit had found the wreckage of Air Algerie Flight 5017, which crashed in Mali less than an hour after takeoff from Burkina Faso early Thursday. None of the...Show More Summary
The wreck of a plane that disappeared with 116 people on board on a flight from Burkina Faso to Algiers has been found in Mali, officials say. The French president’s office said that troops were on their way to secure the site, about 50km (30 miles) from the Burkina Faso border. Show More Summary
On July 22 French President Francois Hollande defied Britain and the U.S., saying his country will "deliver a helicopter carrier to Russia" in October. His announcement came on the eve of discussions of "sanctions on Moscow over theShow More Summary
If French President Francois Hollande is serious about standing for a laic France, in which men and women of all races and religions feel as comfortable as if they were of one united people, then he must take all necessary steps to ensure...Show More Summary
French President Francois Hollande said he’s prepared to cancel the sale of a second Mistral helicopter carrier ship to Russia if the European Union decides to expand its sanctions against Russia. The post France Ready to Cancel Russia Ship Sale appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.