Francois Fillon mixes French sang-froid and radicalism

Francois Fillon mixes French sang-froid and radicalism
 

How can a man whose hobbies include motor-racing, mountaineering and the bullfight be so impassive, impeccable and grave?
That is the central mystery behind France's possible president-to-be, Francois Fillon.
Detractors say that behind the mask of taciturnity lies a retiring personality ill-suited for the task of head-of-state.
Mr Fillon, they say. is one of nature's lieutenants, a born second-in-command, a would-be leader without the guts to lead.
Far from it, reply his supporters.
If the former prime minister is reserved, they say, that is because he has a rich interior life - and... read more

 
27 November 2016 in World News, Views: 52
Source: BBC
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