Francois Hollande – Before you, I engage myself…

Before you, I engage myself to serve my country with the devotion and the exemplary…


“Before you, I engage myself to serve my country with the devotion and the exemplary that this post demands. I understand responsibilities of the job and, as such, I give a republican salute to Nicolas Sarkozy who has led France for 5 years and who deserves all of our respect.”
-Francois Hollande

Francois Hollande – Between France and Senegal there’s…

Between France and Senegal there’s a history. There’s a language that we both speak. There’s…


“Between France and Senegal there’s a history. There’s a language that we both speak. There’s a culture that we share and to which both of our peoples have contributed. But beyond our history, beyond our language, beyond the links that have united us for so long, what unites us today is the future.”
-Francois Hollande

Francois Hollande – I don’t want euro bonds…

I don’t want euro bonds that serve to mutualize the entire debt of the countries…


“I don’t want euro bonds that serve to mutualize the entire debt of the countries in the euro zone. That can only work in the longer-term. I want euro bonds to be used to finance targeted investments in future-oriented growth projects. It isn’t the same thing. Let’s call them ‘project bonds’ instead of euro bonds.”
-Francois Hollande