Few weeks ago, the head of France's opposition Socialist Party, François Hollande, gave a ringing endorsement of Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama, saying that a win by the Illinois senator would be "good news" for the United States and the world.
Francois Hollande said an Obama victory would usher in a positive, new chapter in international relations.
"We need an Obama victory next November," Hollande told party supporters at an annual meeting in the Atlantic coastal city of La Rochelle. An Obama win "will be good news, not only for the American people, but for the whole world." Read more...>