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16/04/2013 - France

French ministers declare their (financial) worth

French ministers have published their personal assets in a move President François Hollande hopes will help restore confidence in his government. The richest member of the government ...

06/03/2013 - France - Venezuela

Venezuela faces test after Chavez death, Hollande

Venezuela faces a “test of its democracy and stability” after the death of Hugo Chavez, French President François Hollande said Wednesday, praising the country’s late ...

21/01/2013 - France - Mali

French unity on Mali begins to crack

French former Prime Minister Alain Juppé has called for clarification of France’s objectives in Mali, after current Defence minister Jean-Yves Le Drian appeared to suggest that the ...

Alain Juppé (centre) says he has little chance of bringing together the two men fighting for the UMP leadership, Jean-François Copé (left) and François Fillon (right).
25/11/2012 - France

Alain Juppé pessimistic of ending UMP leadership crisis

The former French foreign minister, Alain Juppé, says he is pessimistic about his chances of healing a potentially damaging rift between two men fighting to lead France’s main ...


French press review 23 November 2012

Friday’s papers are dominated by the election dispute and the power struggle rocking the opposition UMP party.

22/11/2012 - France

Crisis in Sarkozy's UMP deepens: Copé rejects mediation, claims proof of pro-Fillon fraud

Jean-François Copé, narrowly declared president of the opposition UMP after a chaotic election, on Thursday rejected a demand from opponent François Fillon to hand over charge ...

Chefe da coalização de esquerda grega, Alexis Tsipras.
09/05/2012 - France - Greece - European Union

Greek election result extremely worrying, says French FM Juppé

Greek voters rejection of pro-bailout parties is “extremely worrying”, Foreign Affairs Minister Alain Juppé said Wednesday.

30/04/2012 - France - Colombia

French journalist Roméo Langlois probably being held by Farc rebels in Colombia - Juppé

French journalist Roméo Langlois is probably being held hostage by Farc rebels in Colombia «even if we are not absolutely certain » French minister for Foreign Affairs Alain ...

A demonstration in Abidjan against coup leaders during an ECOWAS summit on Mali and Guinea Bissau
27/04/2012 - France - Mali

France to support Ecowas troops in Mali, Guinea Bissau

France has welcomed plans by West African leaders to send troops to Mali and Guinea Bissau.

French Foreign Minister Alain Juppé
26/04/2012 - France - Syria

French FM Juppé warns of possible military action in Syria

France has given a strong warning to Syria and held out the threat of seeking military action to end the year-long crackdown after French Foreign Minister Alain Juppé described the ...