Latest update: 13/12/2010
France reshuffle: Sarkozy plays his hand
After trimming down his cabinet, is Nicolas Sarkozy in fighting form for his assumed 2012 re-election bid? The polls indicate the opposite and critics feel the "hyperpresidency" needs to slow down, but our panellists tell François Picard how with a free hand in parliament, the French president can still afford to push on with reforms.
- Marek BRZEZINSKI, Correspondent, Polish Radio
- Anna-Maria MERLO-POLI, Correspondent, Il Manifesto
- Arthur GOLDHAMMER, Senior Affiliate, Harvard Center for European Studies
- Christophe ROBEET, France24
Programme produced by Perrine Desplats and Yi Song.