Posts Tagged ‘Francois Hollande’

Romans protested French President François Hollande’s visit to Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta yesterday to show their opposition to a proposed high speed rail line linking France and Italy: The protests were timed to coincide with a meeting between French President Francois Hollande and Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta in Rome. The two leaders were […]

Nov 21st, 2013 | Filed under Uncategorized

The recently elected president of France, François Hollande, made news with his use of high speed rail for his vacation this month: Frugally-minded Hollande, who promised during spring’s presidential campaign to save money by catching trains, took high-speed rail on Thursday from Paris with his girlfriend, Valerie Trierweiler. They’re headed for the Fort de Bregancon, […]

Aug 5th, 2012 | Filed under Uncategorized