French President Francois Hollande delivers a speech during a press conference in Algiers, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012. Hollande arrived Wednesday on a state visit to Algeria, hoping for a

 

              French President Francois Hollande delivers a speech during a press conference in Algiers, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012. Hollande arrived Wednesday on a state visit to Algeria, hoping for a
French President Francois Hollande delivers a speech during a press conference in Algiers, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012. Hollande arrived Wednesday on a state visit to Algeria, hoping for a clean start in relations after a half-century of tensions with this North Africa nation, once the French empire's most prized colony. (AP Photo/str)