French President Francois Hollande has refused to hold a referendum on the EU in France, but Nicolas Sarkozy has urged a referendum on a new EU Treaty, French newspaper Le Monde reported.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif told French president Francois Hollande that Iran has no problems seeing Lebanon without a president and slammed claims of an Iranian intervention in Lebanon’s controversial presidential election and said that Iran is “against foreign interference,” Al-Hayat daily reported on Saturday. Show More Summary
The United Kingdom should finalize all formal procedures to leave the European Union as soon as possible, the French government spokesman quoted President Francois Hollande as saying Friday.
Europe cannot function as before and has to rebuild after the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union, former French President Nicolas Sarkozy said Friday.
France regrets the United Kingdom's decision to leave the European Union, though Paris respects the UK nationals' choice, French President Francois Hollande said Friday.
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande will meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel ahead of an EU summit on Tuesday following Britain's referendum on its EU membership, France's European affairs minister said.
French President François Hollande will be eliminated in the first round of France’s next election, regardless of which candidates rival political parties pick to face him, according to a poll and reported by news magazine Les Echos. Hollande’s...Show More Summary
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande will visit Germany next week to work on joint initiatives for the European Union, whatever the outcome of Thursday's British referendum is, the French leader said on Wednesday.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has called for a fundamental rethink on the European Union project whatever the outcome of Britain's In-Out referendum on its membership of Europe on June 23.
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande is seen winning primaries run by his Socialist Party and other left-wing groups, but is unlikely to win the 2017 presidential election, a poll showed on Monday.
Francois Hollande - already the most unpopular French president on record - is facing a showdown with unions and students after they threatened to defy a ban on marching through Paris in a day of protests over reforms to France's labor laws.
French President Francois Hollande said after meeting his Ukrainian counterpart on Tuesday that he sees progress in the implementation of the Minsk agreements.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is hoping to organize another Normandy Quartet meeting on Ukrainian settlement with French President Francois Hollande, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, a government source told German media.
An update on the labor protests in France.
As French President Francois Hollande faces more strikes and unrest against the new anti-labor law, he has threatened to ban protests entirely. Radio Sputnik’s Loud & Clear is joined by Steve Hedley, Assistant General Secretary of the Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers Union (RMT) from London to discuss where this will lead.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy opined the Cold War was over and NATO does not seek to fight Russia.
The current security situation underpins the visa regime between the EU and Russia, former French President Nicolas Sarkozy said.
Russia should be included in a European missile shield, former French President Nicolas Sarkozy said.
President Barack Obama and French President Francois Hollande discussed on Tuesday a knife attack outside Paris and the mass shooting in Orlando, Florida – attacks for which Islamic State claimed responsibility, the White House said. “Both leaders reaffirmed their shared commitment to...
The seven main French unions are Tuesday (June 14) hoping to summon a million workers to the streets of Paris to protest against French President Francois Hollande's controversial labor reforms, despite falling support for the mass protests that have hit France since early March.