Hollande hails encouraging results of Ebola treatment trial

February 6, 2015 by · Comments Off on Hollande hails encouraging results of Ebola treatment trial 

PARIS, Feb. 5 — French President Francois Hollande on Wednesday hailed encouraging results of a trial for Ebola treatment conducted by French experts in Guinea.

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French president Hollande says not to run for 2017 election unless promises achieved

February 6, 2015 by · Comments Off on French president Hollande says not to run for 2017 election unless promises achieved 

PARIS, Feb. 5 — French President Francois Hollande on Thursday said he would not seek a second mandate if he fails to deliver on his pledges to expand national wealth and lower a long- running rise in joblessness.

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Obama, Hollande discuss investigation on Paris attack

January 22, 2015 by · Comments Off on Obama, Hollande discuss investigation on Paris attack 

WASHINGTON, Jan. 21 — US President Barack Obama and French President Francois Hollande discussed a number of security issues over the phone on Tuesday, including the investigation into the terrorist attack at the Charlie Hebdo satirical magazine in Paris, the White House announced in a statement after the leaders’ conversation.

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At least 12 dead in Paris newspaper headquarters attack

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PARIS, Jan. 7 — The office of Paris Prosecutor of the Republic confirmed at least 12 people were killed on Wednesday in a shooting at the Paris office of Charlie Hebdo, a satirical newspaper, adding four others were seriously wounded in the "terror attack."

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French consumer confidence index grows 2 points in December 2014

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PARIS, Jan. 6 — France's consumer confidence index about financial and economic situation grew by 2 points in December 2014 from a month earlier, showing less pessimism about their outlook, the national statistics bureau Insee said Tuesday.

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French President eyes more than 1 pct growth in 2015

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PARIS, Jan. 5 — French president Francois Hollande on Monday hoped his country's economic growth rate could surpass government's forecast of 1 percent in 2015 and thus bring down unemployment rate.

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