Obama meets Hollande before G8

Barack Obama is meeting Francois Hollande today for the first time, right before the Camp David G8 summit whose agenda includes the Greek crisis.

18th May, 2012
Hollande: to meet Obama

President Barack Obama meets today with France’s new Socialist president and self-described “normal” guy in a test for US-French relations as Obama tries to shape European economic and military commitments.

The late morning meeting at the White House, the first between Obama and President Francois Hollande, takes place hours before they join other leaders of the Group of Eight nations at a summit at Camp David, the presidential retreat in Maryland.

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