French Budget Minister Francois Baroin arrives at the Elysee ...
May 1st, 2010
(Reuters) - French Budget Minister Francois Baroin arrives at the Elysee Palace in Paris to attend a ministers' meeting with the president about an aid plan for Greece and to discuss the financial market situation May 1, 2010 . REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS) -
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