France

Socialist French President Says He Should Endorse Mitt Romney

Since socialism is a bad word stateside

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France's President Francois Hollande showed a fine understanding of American politics Tuesday when he refused to endorse a US presidential candidate.

Asked by a reporter at the UN General Assembly in New York whether he backed Democratic incumbent Barack Obama or his Republican rival Mitt Romney for the White House, a smiling Hollande shot back: "Who do you think?"