Jacques Chirac, the former French president whose later years were clouded by corruption scandals, has died at the age of eighty six. He passed today Sep twenty sixth.
“President Jacques Chirac died this morning enclosed by his family, peacefully,” his in-law told AFP.
Late Chirac served 2 terms as French president and took his country into the one European currency. one amongst his major political reforms was to chop the incumbency of office from seven to 5 years.
He was seen because the focus of opposition to the US-led invasion of Al-Iraq in 2003.