The Minister of defense of France fell asleep on the debates of the socialists

Political journalist Tom Wambui (Thomas Vampouille) photographed by French defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian asleep during the debates of the socialists. The he published in his microblog on Twitter.

Thomas Vampouille (@tomvampouille)
25 January 2017, 20:07

In the foreground depicted potential presidential candidates — former Prime Minister Manuel Valls and Minister of education of Banoi Amon, and leading. Behind them in the audience sits Le Drian with his head bowed and his eyes closed. “Le Drian is already sleeping,” commented Wambui.

Waltz and Amon was found in the debate on the night of Thursday, December 26, the live broadcast was led by the TV channel France2.

The primaries of the socialists in France are held in two rounds, the first was held on January 22, then defeated Benoit Amon, he was supported by 36.03% of voters. Waltz was second — 31.48 percent, the third — former Minister of economy Arnaud Montebourg (17.52% of the votes). The second round is scheduled for January 29.

The presidential elections of France will be held in two phases on April 23 and may 7. In addition to the candidate from the ruling Socialist party in the struggle for the presidency will meet former Prime Minister Francois Fillon, who won the primaries of the centre-right, and the leader of the far-right party “national front” marine Le Pen.