Francois Hollande has announced his plans to appoint current Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius to head the country’s Constitutional Council.
PARIS (Reuters) - President Francois Hollande's plan to strip French citizenship from people convicted of terrorism passed a first hurdle on Tuesday when the lower house of parliament backed controversial proposals introduced after Islamic extremists killed 130 people in Paris last November.
Since the coup in Ukraine in 2014, the new government has repeatedly demonstrated its contempt for France. Kiev has refused to fulfill its obligations under the Minsk agreements. It is time for President Francois Hollande to call on Kiev to observe its obligations.
STRASBOURG (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande stressed on Sunday the migrant crisis, which brought more than a million people to the European Union last year, needs an EU-level solutio...
France calls on the international community to take tough measures against North Korea in connection with the launch of a ballistic missile by Pyongyang, French President Francois Hollande’s press service said in a statement on Sund...
PARIS (Reuters) - Under tight security and in the presence of French President Francois Hollande, the Stade de France opened its gates on Saturday for the first time since the stadium was targeted in the deadly attacks which struck Paris in November.
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande has dug himself into a hole over plans to strip dual nationals of their French passports if they are convicted of terrorism, and a looming government reshuffle is unlikely to help him regain lost popularity.
No wonder French President Francois Hollande is said to be concerned about the competitiveness of his country’s professional football. Paris Saint-Germain, one of the world’s richest football clubs that is owned by the sovereign wealth...Show More Summary
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande has sounded out an environmentalist to join the government in a cabinet reshuffle widely expected soon, a source said on Wednesday.
Thanks to French President Francois Hollande, Jacqueline Sauvage will be leaving a French prison in April after serving three and a half years of a 10-year sentence for killing her husband, the Guardian reports. Sauvage—who said Norbert Marot, her husband of 47 years, was an alcoholic who raped and...
Francois Hollande ordered the French Armed Forces to continue anti-Daesh operations in Syria and Iraq.
On Sunday the office of France’s president, Francois Hollande, announced that he had extended a pardon to a woman who had been sentenced to ten years in jail for the violent killing of her husband. The reduction of Jacqueline Sauvage prison sentence was a rare display of Presidential pardon in pardon in France, but the... Show More Summary
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande on Sunday agreed to reduce the prison sentence of Jacqueline Sauvage, whose conviction for the murder of her violent husband has stirred public opinion, in a rare use of a presidential pardon in France.
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande's last ministerial reshuffle before a bid next year for re-election could come in February, government spokesman Stephane Le Foll indicated on Sunday.
British Prime Minister David Cameron and French President Francois Hollande agreed that trade ties with Iran could be strengthened now that the sanctions had been lifted.
French President Francois Hollande said that some 30 deals between France and Iran in various spheres were signed during Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s visit.
DEPARTMENT OF THINGS YOU NEVER THOUGHT YOU’D SAY: I agree fully with the action taken today by French President Francois Hollande. A lunch between the French and Iranian presidents in Paris was scrapped today because France refused to remove wine from the menu. Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has been on a tour of Europe, signing […]
French President Francois Hollande was scheduled to host Iranian President Hassan Rouhani today for lunch, but the meeting was cancelled after the...
BERLIN (Reuters) - It is unacceptable for German Chancellor Angela Merkel to cut deals on Europe's refugee crisis with French President Francois Hollande and the head of the European Commission without involving Italy, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said.
Francois Hollande’s ongoing tour of India may reach further than the spheres of economics and geopolitics. According to RMC, the French radio station and website, Hollande is using his time in India to bolster interest among Indian investors...Show More Summary