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President François Hollande of France Won’t Seek Re-Election

NYTimes.com Thursday, 1 December 2016 ()
Mr. Hollande stunned the nation with his decision, even though few observers thought he could recover from his poor approval ratings to win next year’s vote.
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French President Francois Hollande, seen in this picture taken from French TV, makes a televised address from the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, December 1, 2016. HANDOUT/France Television via REUTERS French President Francois Hollande said on Thursday he would not seek a second term in office in...

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