Latest update: 17/05/2012
French Presidency: A break with the past?
It was a week of handovers. On Tuesday, France's first Socialist president in 17 years made his way up the red carpet and into the history books, becoming only the second Socialist since 1958 to take up residence at the Élysée palace.
By FRANCE 24
On the set:
- Jérôme Guedj, Member of the French Socialist Party
- Joëlle Garriaud-Maylam, Senator, UMP Party.