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  1. French President Hollande leaves ManilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | ABS-CBN News

    French President Francois Hollande and his delegation left for France Friday night, wrapping a 2-day state visit to the Philippines. Hollande's second day in the country was busy, spent mostly in Guiuan, Eastern Samar, where he visited communities affected by Typhoon Yolanda.

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  2. France's Hollande tours typhoon-hit Philippines ahead of deal on climateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The China Post

    French President Francois Hollande on Friday took his warning about the need for funds for a landmark climate deal to a central Philippine town that was devastated by a killer typhoon in 2013. Hollande arrived in Guiuan town, where Typhoon Haiyan made its first landfall before claiming more than 7,300 lives, after he and President Benigno Aquino III launched an international appeal to back efforts to seal the climate change accord in Paris in December.

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  3. Hollande promises storm survivors climate dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Sunday Herald

    French president Francois Hollande has taken his warning about the need for funds for a landmark climate deal to a central Philippine town devastated by a killer typhoon in 2013. French president Francois Hollande has taken his warning about the need for funds for a landmark climate deal to a central Philippine town devastated by a killer typhoon in 2013.

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  4. French president Hollande visits Haiyan typhoon victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | South China Morning Post

    Residents greet French President Francois Hollande in Guiuan, one of the first towns to be devastated by Typhoon Haiyan, in central Philippines, 15 months ago.Photo: Reuters French President Francois Hollande yesterday visited a remote Philippine town devastated by Super Typhoon Haiyan, one of the world's strongest storms, seeking to sound a global alarm on climate change ahead of a crucial UN summit. Hollande is on a two-day trip to the Southeast Asian archipelago, regarded as a frontline state in the struggle against global warming, as part of his campaign to build diplomatic momentum ahead of the Paris summit in December.

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  5. French leader promises Philippine storm survivors a climate dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | AlertNet

    French President Francois Hollande looks on as he visits fishermen in Guiuan, Eastern Samar province, Feb. 27, 2015. Hollande, who is in the Philippines for a two-day state visit, visited the town that was devastated by Typhoon Haiyan to meet villagers and renew his call to action on climate change.

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  6. France's Hollande tours typhoon-hit Philippines ahead of climate dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Deseret News

    French actress Melanie Laurent, center, reads her statement on climate change during the visit by President Francois Hollande, left, of France to the Guiuan East Central School at the typhoon-ravaged Guiuan township, Eastern Samar province in central Philippines Friday, Feb. 27, 2015. Hollande's two-day state visit focuses on climate change.

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  7. France, Philippines call for agreement on climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Reuters

    The presidents of France and the Philippines issue a joint appeal for a binding agreement on climate change. Katie Sargent reports.

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  8. Hollande tours typhoon-hit Philippines ahead of climate dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Albany Times Union

    French President Francois Hollande, right, is shown the day's catch by Filipino fisherman Richard Gubantes during his visit to the typhoon-ravaged Guiuan township, Eastern Samar province in central Philippines Friday, Feb. 27, 2015. Hollande on Friday took his warning about the need for funds for a landmark climate deal to a central Philippine town that was devastated by a killer typhoon in 2013.

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  9. France's Hollande heads to typhoon-hit Philippine townRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | ABS-CBN News

    French President Francois Hollande will on Friday visit a remote Philippine town that was devastated by one of the world's strongest typhoons, seeking to sound a global alarm on climate change ahead of a crucial UN summit. Hollande is on a two-day trip to the Southeast Asian archipelago, regarded as a frontline state in the struggle against global warming, as part of his campaign to build diplomatic momentum ahead of the Paris summit in December.

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  10. Philippines, France to cooperate vs terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | ABS-CBN News

    President Aquino and French President Francois Hollande agreed yesterday to boost cooperation to fight terrorism amid new threats posed by unorganized groups and the "lone wolf," manifested in the Charlie Hebdo attack in January that claimed the lives of 20 people in Paris. "A common problem between France and the Philippines is the presence of terrorists that are not organized or not falling into previously organized groups that somehow somebody has an intelligence on.

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  11. French president visits PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Bangkok Post

    French President Francois Hollande will on Friday visit a remote Philippine town that was devastated by one of the world's strongest typhoons, seeking to sound a global alarm on climate change ahead of a crucial UN summit. Philippine President Benigno Aquino shows the way to French President Francois Hollande at the Malacanang Palace in Manila on Feb 26, 2015.

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  12. French, Philippine leaders appeal for climate actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Vanguard

    French President Francois Hollande and Philippine leader Benigno Aquino appealed Thursday for urgent global action on climate change, seeking to build momentum for a planned historic accord at a UN summit in Paris. On the first day of Hollande's visit to the Philippines, the leaders offered a show of unity they said could serve as a model for rich and poor nations who have long been divided over how to tackle climate change.

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  13. Hollande says no climate deal if there is no climate fundRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | KRON 4

    French President Francois Hollande said Thursday that a landmark climate deal may not be reached in Paris in December if wealthy countries don't commit adequate funds to help poor nations fight global warming. "There will be no agreement concluded in Paris if the countries, the poorest countries, are not convinced that there will be a fund which would be made available to them," Hollande said in Manila after he and Philippine President Benigno Aquino III launched an international appeal to back efforts to seal a climate change accord.

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  14. President Hollande: France stands to help PHL's development against climate changeRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Philippines Today

    Visiting French President Francois Hollande assured to help the Philippines in its future developments to be more resilient against climate change. Talking to Filipino and French businessmen in a Makati Business Club's Forum at Fairmont Hotel, Makati City on Thursday, Hollande said his visit to the country aims to strengthen the partnership between the Philippines and France and to encourage the business community to address climate change issues that will support the economic growth of the two nations.

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  15. Francois Hollande flies to the Philippines 'to raise awareness of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Daily Mail

    Francois Hollande flies to the Philippines 'to raise awareness of climate change'... but why did he need to take two actresses with him? President Francois Hollande arrived in the Philippines on Thursday to promote the fight against climate change - but felt he couldn't make his point without the help of two glamorous French actresses. As president of France, Hollande carries a fair amount of clout in political circles, but in this instance he brought Marion Cotillard and Melanie Laurent along to bolster his case.

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  16. French president wants no VIP treatment, says mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA French President Francois Hollande's visit to the Yolanda-hit town of Guiuan in Eastern Samar is one of the highlights of the European economic powerhouse's leader trip to the Philippines. Guiuan Mayor Christopher Gonzales said an advance party has already gone around to check on the devastated communities Hollande will be visiting, as well as the school where he will be delivering his speech.

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  17. France's Hollande in PH for climate pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | ABS-CBN News

    President Francois Hollande arrived in the Philippines on Thursday, accompanied by two of France's leading actresses, to promote the fight against climate change ahead of a crucial summit of world leaders. The two-day trip, the first by a French president to the Philippines, is part of Hollande's campaign to build diplomatic momentum ahead of the United Nations event that France will host in December.

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  18. MANILA: French president arrives in ManilaRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Asia News Network

    French President Francois Hollande arrived in the country on Thursday morning for a two-day state visit to drum up support for the campaign against climate change. Hollande's presidential plane, an Airbus 330, landed at Villamor Airbase at around 11:20am.

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  19. French president Hollande arrives in ManilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | ABS-CBN News

    French President Francois Hollande arrived in the Philippines before noon Thursday, kicking off a two-day state visit focused primarily on the fight against climate change. Hollande's presidential plane arrived at the Villamor Air Base just before noon.

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  20. France's Hollande heads to PH for climate pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | ABS-CBN News

    French President Francois Hollande will on Thursday arrive in the Philippines with actresses Marion Cotillard and Melanie Laurent to promote the fight against climate change. The two-day trip to the Philippines, the first by a French head of state, is Hollande's latest attempt to drum up support ahead of a United Nations climate change conference being hosted by France in December.

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