FORMER FRENCH PRIME MINISTER LIONEL JOSPIN PREPARES TO LEAVE MATIGNON
OFFICES IN PARIS.
Former socialist prime minister Lionel Jospin (R) pulls a face as he
looks over at staff members following a handover ceremony at the Hotel
Matignon with newly-appointed Prime Minister Jean-Pierre Raffarin in
Paris, May 6, 2002. Socialist Jospin will retire from French politics
after his first round elimination in the presidential elections.