Former French Prime Minister Rocard Has Stroke, Figaro Reports

Former French Prime Minister Michel Rocard had a stroke today while on a visit in Sweden, Le Figaro reported, without citing anyone. The newspaper didn’t provide further details on his condition.

Rocard, 81, served as prime minister under President Francois Mitterrand from 1988 to 1991.

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