Home Page | Photos | Video | Forum | Most Popular | Special Reports | Biz China Weekly
Make Us Your Home Page
World
Most Searched: Antarctic rescue  Mandela  Syria   Thailand  Ukraine  

Hollande says personal life should remain private

English.news.cn   2014-01-15 02:42:21

PARIS, Jan. 14 (Xinhua) -- The personal life should remain private, says French President Francois Hollande on Tuesday, refusing to answer questions on his secret liaison with a French actress.

"Everyone in their personal life can face trials. That's our case. These are painful moments. But I have one principle, and that is that personal life should be treated privately, respecting each person's intimacy," Hollande said during his New Year Greetings message to journalists.

"This is neither the place nor the moment to (discuss) that. If I do not respond to any question on that topic today, I will do so before (the U.S. visit scheduled next month)," he added.

Last Friday, the president's long time girl-friend, Valerie Trierweiler, has been hospitalized after a celebrity magazine Closer published a 7-page photo spread, titled "the President's secret love," with the actress Julie Gayet.

Hollande has four children with the Socialist Party heavyweight, Segolene Royal. They decided to separate soon after his ex-partner failed to challenge Nicolas Sarkozy in 2007 presidential election.

Editor: Mu Xuequan
分享
Related News
Home >> World            
Most Popular English Forum  
Top News  >>
Follow Xinhua    
Photos  >>
Video  >>
Top Science News Latest News  
  Special Reports  >>
010020070750000000000000011105091260047561