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Latest update : 2014-08-26

Hollande Reshuffles: Moment of Truth for Under-Fire French President (part 2)

It's a surprise cabinet reshuffle that could well determine the legacy - or seal the fate - of France's beleaguered president. Elected in 2012 thanks to endorsements that went from the communists to the centrists, Socialist François Hollande had so far hedged his bets with rival visions and ideologies represented within the same cabinet. But now, under attack from economy minister Arnaud Montebourg for deserting his leftist roots, will Hollande be able to stick to his guns?

By François PICARD

Our guests

Agnès MICHEL

Member of the French Green Party

Philip CORDERY

French MP, Socialist Party

Jakob HAESLER

Co-founder of TinyClues

Sylvain ATTAL

Editor-in-chief, France24.com

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2017-10-16 Austria

Europe’s newest face: Kurz’s election win indicates rightward shift for Austria

French President Emmanuel Macron no longer holds the bragging rights to the title "Europe's fresh face". Sebastian Kurz, the 31-year-old leader of Austria's Christian Democrats...

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2017-10-12 Donald Trump

Trump takes on Tehran: What future for Iran nuclear deal?

Donald Trump calls it "The worst deal ever". The question is why is he so hell-bent on decertifying a 2015 Iran nuclear agreement when even his own cabinet seems to support it?...

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2017-10-11 Europe

Can Spain keep it together? Madrid ponders direct rule in Catalonia

Did Catalonia declare independence or not? Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has given the leader in Barcelona until next Monday to answer, dangling the threat of direct rule....

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2017-10-10 Spain

Catalonia: Puigdemont says region has won right to independence

"Catalonia has won the right to be an independent state", says its leader. But Carles Puigdemont is proposing that the regional parliament suspend that declaration of...

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2017-10-09 Europe

Theresa May's Brexit battles: What does Britain want?

There was no coughing fit this time as the UK Prime Minister Theresa May spelled out her Brexit goals before the House of Commons at the outset of a crucial week of negotiations...

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