Latest update: 16/05/2012
Wilkommen in Deutschland, Monsieur le Président!
After his inauguration on Tuesday, Francois Hollande will head to Germany for his first official visit. The new French President is meeting Angela Merkel for the first time and they have much to discuss, especially on the issues of budgetary discipline growth and growth in Europe. Hollande and Merkel have distinctly different ideas on how to end the crisis. So is the new Franco-German couple doomed to fail?