Don't miss

Replay


LATEST SHOWS

WEB NEWS

Venezuela: Nicolas Maduro accusé de tuer les étudiants

Read more

THE INTERVIEW

Rwandan president claims 'no problem with France'

Read more

EYE ON AFRICA

Paul Kagame visits UNESCO HQ in Paris

Read more

MEDIAWATCH

Flamboyant US Congressman's Instagram Lands Him in Bother

Read more

THE WORLD THIS WEEK

Compromise buys Greece time and Jihadi John is unmasked (part 2)

Read more

THE WORLD THIS WEEK

Compromise buys Greece time and Jihadi John is unmasked (part 1)

Read more

#TECH 24

Drone vs. drone

Read more

FRANCE IN FOCUS

The future of agriculture

Read more

REVISITED

Yalta, the symbol of a new Cold War?

Read more

Parents of French woman jailed in Mexico turn to Sarkozy

Latest update : 2008-05-07

The parents of Florence Cassez, a French woman convicted of kidnapping in Mexico, met the French president on Wednesday to ask for his assistance in proving her innocence. (Story: France 2 - J. Jackson)

The parents of a French woman jailed in Mexico insist she is innocent. Florence Cassez recently received a 96-year jail sentence for her role in 4 kidnappings.


She says she is innocent and knew nothing of what her former fiancé, an alleged gang leader, was up to. Her parents met with the French president at the Elysée Palace on Wednesday to ask him to step in.

Date created : 2008-05-07

COMMENT(S)