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Of course a country that spies on its citizens spies on its allies?

France has summoned the US envoy in Paris over claims that the US spied on President Francois Hollande and his two predecessors…

Whistleblower website Wikileaks reports the US National Security Agency (NSA) spied on Mr Hollande, Nicolas Sarkozy and Jacques Chirac between 2006-12.

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Politics

Varoufakis meets Sarkozy: The “Schuldenbremse” Debt-Brake

Varoufakis told us yesterday (see here) that he tabled a radical proposal for a legislated debt brake mechanism that, triggered by an independent fiscal council, would automatically reduce all state outlays by the degree necessary to set the state back on course toward some pre-agreed primary target. 528 mots de plus

Greece

CHATEAUNEUF-du-PAPE, FRANCE - April 2007

The Missing Presidential Candidate

The township of Chateauneuf-du-Pape was gripped by excitement on the day of our visit.

Word was about that a front-running candidate in the French Presidential elections – a fellow who went by the name Nicolas Sarkozy – was due to pay the local populace a visit. 209 mots de plus

Travel

Lundi 1er juin 2015: les valeurs républicaines, ça n'existe pas.

Baptiser en grande pompe un parti politique de droite « Les républicains » est probablement habile dans un pays où la gauche a réussi à convaincre le peuple qu’elle était l’inventeur de valeurs républicaines, au sens où l’on est l’inventeur d’un trésor et donc son propriétaire. 764 mots de plus

Carnet De Campagne

France’s refusal to pay Haiti reparations is a symptom of an even wider issue

by Halimat Shode Follow @Halimat_Writes

Last Tuesday, President Hollande arrived in Haiti – the first French president to make an official visit since Haiti’s independence – and declared that France had a ‘moral debt’ to the Caribbean country. 488 mots de plus

Civil Rights