Sarkozy advises Fillon: 'Don't isolate yourself'
IN THE FRENCH PAPERS - Thursday, February 16: Papers focus on scandal-hit conservative presidential candidate François Fillon's lunch with Nicolas Sarkozy. Was Fillon trying to garner the support of his former boss? Or get advice from a man who is all too familiar with political scandals? In other election news, Benoit Hamon is finding himself up against dissidents in the Socialist party. Finally, Le Parisien takes a light-hearted look at the mythic French ski vacation.