Tagged: Nicholas Sarkozy

France, Roma, and the EU

France may face legal action from the European Union over its expulsion of more than 8,000 Roma, the term used to describe gypsies from Eastern Europe. The EU has given France until October 15th to show that the expulsions were lawful. International relations professor William Keylor, author of “A World of Nations: The International Order Since 1945” and an […]

Obama asks Sarkozy for Afghan help

On his visit to the U.S., French President Sarkozy has made it clear that France is “an invaluable partner and ally of the United States.”  Does that mean he’ll send more French combat troops to Afghanistan, as President Obama is requesting at their White House meeting?  International Relations Professor William Keylor says opinion polls in France, England, […]