France’s unpopular President Hollande rules out 2017 run
Thursday, 1 December 2016 French President Francois Hollande announced Thursday that he would not seek a second term in next year's presidential election, saying he hoped to give his Socialist party a chance to win "against conservatism and extremism" by stepping aside.
161202-Dickey-france-tease François Hollande’s surprise dropout could end up giving an opening to the central-left. But it comes at time when France’s far-right Barbarians are already coming through the gates. PARIS — This weekend already looked to Europe’s political establishment like the...
France's outgoing president, Francois Hollande, on Monday urged people to back centrist Emmanuel Macron in the second round of the French presidential election.... India Today - IndiaAlso reported by •WorldNews