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French President François Hollande is in the Central African Republic capital of Bangui where is is meeting with French troops and paying his respects to the two soldiers killed on Monday; the first French casualties since troops were deployed to the country in a UN-backed operation on Friday.
French President, visiting violence-hit African country, says French involvement is needed "to avoid carnage".
As sectarian fighting rages on in the Central African Republic, France has seen its first casualties since announcing it would deploy more soldiers to the country, says the office of French president Francois Hollande. Two soldiers were killed late yesterday in Bangui, the AP reports. The paratroopers were involved in...
Two French soldiers have been killed in the Central African Republic, French President Francois Hollande confirmed on Tuesday. They are the first French deaths since the country deployed 1,600 troops there following a United Nations Security Council Resolution last week, BBC reports. Show More Summary
Francois Hollande announces visit as French government confirms two soldiers were killed in capital Bangui.
One of the underreported stories from last week, noted here previously, was that quietly, on the day in which French unemployment soared to a new 16 year high, French president Hollande did what every true Keynesian in his position would...Show More Summary
French President Francois Hollande announced "immediate" military action in the Central African Republic, AFP reports, as part of a speedy reaction to the U.N Security Council decision Thursday to authorize French and African troopsShow More Summary
While we are sure it is just a coincidence that hours after his nation reports record and soaring unemployment rates, French President Hollande announces a doubling of troops in Central African Republic (CAR) deciding to "intervene immediately" after the UN authorization, adding "this intervention will be quick. Show More Summary
PARIS (AP) — French President Francois Hollande says the country could double the number of troops on the ground in the Central African Republic within hours.
When the Socialist Party’s Francois Hollande claimed the French presidency in 2012, he brought new hope for a fresh approach for a European economy burdened by debt and recession. Europe’s biting austerity policies to quell the euroShow More Summary
The online video giant is believed to be eyeing a launch next year in Europe's third-largest TV market. Netflix representatives have met with the staff of French president Francois Hollande as the online video streaming giant explores a possible launch in Europe's third-largest market, according to French media reports. Show More Summary
The online video giant is believed to be eying a launch next year in Europe's third-largest TV market. Netflix representatives have met with the staff of French President Francois Hollande as the online video streaming giant explores a possible launch in Europe's third-largest market, according to media reports. Show More Summary
The pair discussed the upcoming Olympic Winter Games in Sochi and expectations for the French athletes, France’s commitment to the fight against doping and illegal betting in sport, and sports development in France. The French President...Show More Summary
French President François Hollande presides over a nation that currently gets about 75% of its electricity needs from nuclear sources. He has stated that France will implement a carbon tax to lower polluting emissions and will also be placing a hard cap on the amount of energy from nuclear power. read more
There are seventy two countries considered, by France, to be belligerent nations in World War One. The excellent news is that French President Hollande has invited representatives from every single one to join in a mass commemoration on Bastille Day in July 2014, while the President of Germany, Joachum Gauck, will take part in a ceremony with Hollande on August 3 rd.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande and first lady Valerie Trierweiler will make a state visit to the United States in February, the White House said on Friday.
Wolf Richter www.testosteronepit.com www.amazon.com/author/wolfrichter The French habitually appear to be on the verge of having had it. But the incidents have been getting denser, more frequent. There were the protests in the Bretagne...Show More Summary
Hours before nuclear negotiations between six major world powers and Iran were set to resume in Geneva on Wednesday, French President François Hollande rejected anti-Israel comments made by Iran’s Supreme Leader and claimed they only complicate the matter at hand. Show More Summary
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, welcoming French President Francois Hollande on his visit to Israel, tacitly swatted Barack Obama by noting Hollande's “courageous stance” for his opposition to easing sanctions on Iran. Hollande’s...Show More Summary