Valls struggles to ignite presidential run after vanquishing Hollande

Former French prime minister and candidate for the left wing primaries ahead of France's 2017 presidential election, Manuel Valls, addresses reporters ahead of a ceremony marking the second anniversary of the deadly attack against the Hyper Cacher supermarket in Paris on January 9, 2017. AFP / CHRISTOPHE ARCHAMBAULT

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on January 11, 2017, on page 11.




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