Latest update: 07/12/2012
- François Fillon - François Hollande - French politics - industry - Jean-Francois Copé - Jean-Marc Ayrault - UMP - unemployment - unions
France's Gaullist Party: Leadership war continues
On the menu today, the UMP saga continues. It's still Copé versus Fillon, but it's now happening behind closed doors after two weeks of very public onslaught. Meanwhile, the government is shaking as its Green Party ministers are fed up with a series of environmentally-unfriendly decisions, and as its budget minister is under fire for an alleged hidden bank account in Switzerland.
By FRANCE 24
On the set:
- Jean-Marc Gonin, Senior writer, Le Figaro Magazine;
- Philip Turle, Journalist, RFI.