French president visits Athens amid media

French president visits Athens amid media blackout
Associated Press

French President Francois Hollande gestures as he speaks to the media following a news conference with Greece's Prime Minister Antonis Samaras, not seen, at Maximos mansion in Athens, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013. Hollande has said his country will miss its economic growth target this year. Speaking during a brief visit to Athens on Tuesday, Hollande said that "everyone knows that for 2013, we will not reach our target, which was 0.8 percent." (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis, Pool)

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