Combo picture shows French UMP political party head Cope and Francois Fillon, head of the R-UMP parliamentary faction, during the questions to the government session at the National Assembly in Paris

 
Combo picture shows French UMP political party head Cope and Francois Fillon, head of the R-UMP parliamentary faction, during the questions to the government session at the National Assembly in Paris
Combo picture shows French UMP political party head and deputy Jean-Francois Cope (L) and Francois Fillon (R), head of the R-UMP (Rally for the UMP) parliamentary faction and former candidate for the leadership of the UMP political party, using their mobile phones during the questions to the government session at the National Assembly in Paris December 4, 2012. Cope and Fillon were meeting for a second day to try and resolve a two-week standoff that has clouded the UMP's future. REUTERS/Charles Platiau