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François Gérard Georges Nicolas Hollande

Date of Birth: 12 August 1954
Place of Birth: Rouen


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Concern for King and court

A return to judicial intelligence and other co-operation judged essential in the wake of the Charlie Hebdo attacks allowed the monarch to overcome his loathing – apparently mutual – and see President François Hollande at the Elysée Palace during a 'private visit'...


The long goodbye

A glitzy Algerian investment conference in London on 10 December matched by initiatives from Paris (where President François Hollande has been overt in his enthusiasm for 'fellow Socialist' Algiers) and other Western capitals show how keen business is to get a slice of the country's $200 billion hard currency reserves as well as its conventional and non-conventional (shale) hydrocarbon potential...


Pressure mounts on Zida

The United States made similar noises and French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius and President François Hollande followed suit...


The warning from Ouagadougou

As the political struggle intensified this week a letter from François Hollande to Compaoré emerged in which Paris had offered to back him for a senior international position should he leave quietly...


Comrades in arms deals

A key element in French President François Hollande's rapprochement with Algeria (which has infuriated France's traditionally closest Maghreb ally Morocco) is pushing for arms deals in the country with the largest official military budget in Africa...


Uranium profits decline

In mid-July ten local activists including PWYP's national coordinator Ali Idrissa were detained on the eve of a visit by French President François Hollande for demanding full publication of the agreement...


Allies lose faith

President François Hollande has been careful to say that while France could police CAR resolving the crisis would be up to others...


Parliaments at sea

The news comes just as France's President François Hollande called for 'exceptional support' for Libya which some are interpreting as a call for a new NATO military intervention...


Biya's answer to Boko Haram

The President was in France to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the invasion of the south coast of France by the Allies in 1944 with President François Hollande and many African dignitaries...


Not waving but drifting

Disagreements have turned a distant relationship with President François Hollande into a frosty standoff with his government and there have been unprecedented misunderstandings between the security services...


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