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Manuel Valls (L), who is France's current Prime Minister, and Aquilino Morelle, French politician and former person in charge of the presidential program, arrive in this May 15, 2012 file photo at the Elysee Palace in Paris for the handover ceremony between France's newly-elected President Francois Hollande and outgoing President Nicolas Sarkozy. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/Files

Manuel Valls (L), who is France's current Prime Minister, and Aquilino Morelle, French politician and former person in charge of the presidential program, arrive in this May 15, 2012 file photo at the Elysee Palace in Paris for the handover ceremony...more

Manuel Valls (L), who is France's current Prime Minister, and Aquilino Morelle, French politician and former person in charge of the presidential program, arrive in this May 15, 2012 file photo at the Elysee Palace in Paris for the handover ceremony between France's newly-elected President Francois Hollande and outgoing President Nicolas Sarkozy. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/Files
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French Interior Minister Manuel Valls (R) speaks with Aquilino Morelle, French President Francois Hollande's political advisor, as he leaves the Elysee Palace in Paris, following the weekly cabinet meeting, in this March 27, 2013 picture. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer/Files

French Interior Minister Manuel Valls (R) speaks with Aquilino Morelle, French President Francois Hollande's political advisor, as he leaves the Elysee Palace in Paris, following the weekly cabinet meeting, in this March 27, 2013 picture....more

French Interior Minister Manuel Valls (R) speaks with Aquilino Morelle, French President Francois Hollande's political advisor, as he leaves the Elysee Palace in Paris, following the weekly cabinet meeting, in this March 27, 2013 picture. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer/Files
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