French President François Hollande will travel to the conflict-torn Central African Republic on Tuesday, his office has announced. French troops are taking part in a military operation in the country aimed at halting inter-religious violence.
Latest update: 14/09/2012
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President Hollande: Mr. Austerity?
It's back to school time for French lawmakers, two weeks earlier than planned. President Hollande has decided to quicken the pace of reforms as the French grow impatient and unemployment continues to rise. There are lots of new bills to debate - first and foremost to boost employment, but also on housing and Europe.
By FRANCE 24
On the set:
- Richard Yung, Senator, French Socialist Party;
- Fabienne Keller, Senator, French UMP Party.