View of the Hotel Matignon during the handover ceremony between outgoing French prime minister Francois Fillon and new prime minister Jean-Marc Ayrault, in Paris, Wednesday May 16, 2012. France's new ... more 
View of the Hotel Matignon during the handover ceremony between outgoing French prime minister Francois Fillon and new prime minister Jean-Marc Ayrault, in Paris, Wednesday May 16, 2012. France's new prime minister, a moderate Socialist with an affinity for Germany who will no doubt be quickly pressed into service to tend to the nation's all-important relationship with Berlin, took office Wednesday.(AP Photo/Remy de la Mauviniere) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Remy de la Mauviniere
Wed, May 16, 2012 2:11 PM EDT