Europe

  • French Prime Minister Manuel Valls, left, leaves with French President Francois Hollande after a meeting at the Elysee Palace in Paris, Aug. 25, 2014. 
  • Outgoing French Economy Minister Arnaud Montebourg speaks at a news conference. Montebourg announced he would not seek a role in the reshuffled French government to be unveiled by the prime minister, Paris Aug. 25, 2014. 
  • Outgoing French Economy Minister Arnaud Montebourg prior to giving a news conference, in Paris, Aug. 25, 2014. 
  • Outgoing Economy Minister Arnaud Montebourg speaks during a press conference. France’s Socialist government dissolved on Monday after open feuding in the Cabinet over how much cutting or spending will revive the country’s stagnant economy, in Paris, Aug.25, 2014.
  • Outgoing Economy Minister Arnaud Montebourg waves during a press conference in Paris, Aug.25, 2014. 
  • French Prime Minister Manuel Valls (left) waves as he arrives for a meeting with French President Francois Hollande at the Elysee Palace in Paris, Aug. 25, 2014. 

French President Dissolves Government

Published August 25, 2014


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