François Hollande: Leading France out of its darkest hours

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French president Francois Hollande makes a statement at the Elysee palace in Paris, France, on 13 November 2015, following a series of attacks in Paris.

François Hollande: Leading France out of its darkest hours


François Hollande has recently faced immense pressure, showing characteristics not easily found in world leaders. On Friday November 13 Paris suffered its worst attack since World War II, and as the dust settles the French people as well as the global community are looking to him for leadership. Yet who is Hollande? He's a life long socialist, regarded for his intelligence, and yet is most well known for his tabloid exploits with his mistress, but now he must become known for something else...


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