European Union (EU) Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso, France's Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault visit the MuCem (Museum of Civilisations from Europe and the Mediterranean) as part of the opening festivities marking Marseille as the 2013 European Capital of Culture on January 12, 2013 in Marseille, southeastern France. AFP PHOTO / POOL / CLAUDE PARIS
Marek Halter with his wife Clara Halter, French Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault with his wife Brigitte Ayrault and Imam of Drancy Hassen Chalghoumi attend Marek Halter's Rosh Hashanah celebration for the 5774 Jewish new year at his home on September 8, 2013 in Paris, France.
China Culture Minister Cai Wu, French Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault and China Ambassador Zhai Zun present the 'Nuit De La Chine' - Opening Night at Grand Palais on January 27, 2014 in Paris, France.
French first minister Jean-Marc Ayrault (R) with his wife Brigitte (2nd L), Main Dancer of Bolchoi Evgenia Obrastzova (2nd R) and Dancer Mathias Heymann (L) on stage at Gala of AROP at Opera Garnier with representation of 'La Sylphide' on June 24, 2013 in Paris, France.
French first minister Jean-Marc Ayrault with his wife Brigitte and President of Honor of the Gala Comity Miss Anthony-Emmanuel Bechu with her husband Anthony-Emmanuel Bechu attend Gala of AROP at Opera Garnier with representation of 'La Sylphide' on June 24, 2013 in Paris, France.
French President Francois Hollande (L) shakes hand with French Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault (R) following a meeting of government ministers presided by Hollande at Elysee Palace on May 6, 2013 in Paris, France.