From BNO: French Prime Minister François Fillon on Saturday offered the
government’s resignation ahead of a long-awaited ministerial reshuffle.
“Pursuant to Article 8 of the Constitution, Mr. François Fillon
presented to the President the resignation of the government,” a
statement from French President Sarkozy’s office said. “The President
accepted the resignation and has terminated the functions of Mr.
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