18 September 2000 - Chirac trade
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French President Jacques Chirac will be traded to Philippine guerrillas
in return for an undetermined number of hostages, announced the French
government. “France is proud to take its place beside Libya
at the forefront of the global drive against terrorism,” said Chirac.
“Let none accuse me of hypocrisy in my concern for the lives of the
Chirac has spoken out strongly against the Philippines’ military
attack on the Abu Sayyaf rebels.
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