France's Hollande says will not seek second presidential mandate | Reuters

PARIS French President Francois Hollande said on Thursday he would not seek a second term in office in the presidential election in 2017, a surprise move that throws the selection of a Socialist candidate wide open.

(Reporting By Brian Love and Ingrid Melander; Editing by Richard Balmforth)

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Updated Date: Dec 02, 2016 01:00 AM

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