Hillary Clinton

President Hollande endorses Hillary Clinton

France — Link

French leader said 'the best thing' US Democrats could do would be to get Hillary Clinton elected, as he attacked views of Donald Trump.

The Clinton emails that raise questions over France's Libyan war


Intriguing emails sent to then-US secretary of state Hillary Clinton shed revealing new light on the true motivations behind French president Nicolas Sarkozy's military intervention against the Libyan regime during the so-called Arab Spring of 2011. The messages, revealed as part of an ongoing US Congress probe into the deaths of four Americans in Benghazi in September 2012, show that France's head of state went to war for both military and economic reasons. They also show that the French intelligence services were active on the ground in the North African country to assist in the creation of a transitional government, while media-friendly French philosopher Bernard-Henri Lévy played the role of Sarkozy's personal representative in Libya. Thomas Cantaloube reports.

Selon Obama, Hillary Clinton ferait « une excellente présidente »

International — Brief

L'ancienne secrétaire d'Etat et épouse de l'ex-président démocrate Bill Clinton va confirmer ce dimanche 12 avril sa candidature à la primaire démocrate, dont elle est la grande favorite.

Hillary Clinton tells French radio 'a woman will be elected to White House'

International — Link

Clinton is on a media tour to promote her new book, though many see the increased media exposure as a prelude to a presidential campaign.

The Chicago gang behind Lagarde's appointment as IMF chief


French president Nicolas Sarkozy hailed the appointment of his former finance minister Christine Lagarde as IMF chief as a "victory for France". Philippe Ries begs to differ, and argues here why it was above all a success for the US administration in a savvy operation mounted by a clique of Obama advisors.