Get to know Hollande, the new French president

He likes to call himself “Mr. Normal,” which is a decided change from the many other epithets, like “Marshmallow man,” that have been tossed his way over the years. But Socialist leader Francois Hollande, who is set to become the next president of France

Chirac found guilty of corruption by a French court

A French court found former President Jacques Chirac guilty of embezzling public funds to illegally finance the conservative party he long led, in a historic verdict Thursday with repercussions for his legacy and France’s political elite. Chirac, a savvy world diplomat and icon of France’s ruling establishment for decades, will not go behind bars

Hariri met with former French president Chirac

Lebanese Prime Minister visited Saad Hariri said today the former French president Jacques Chirac at his office in Paris. He was accompanied by his adviser Basil Yared. During the meeting they exchanged views about the situation in Lebanon and the region. Hariri , accompanied by his a ministerial delegation later visited Gerard Larcher, French Senate […]