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French presidential election candidate for the right-wing Les Republicains (LR) party, Francois Fillon tastes the local rhum product with Philippe Labro, president of the agro-industrial Tereos group, during his visit to the Riviere du Mat distillery in Saint-Benoit on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion on February 13, 2017. The French presidential hopeful Fillon pays a three-day visit to the island. / AFP / Richard BOUHET (Photo credit should read RICHARD BOUHET/AFP/Getty Images)

French presidential election candidate for the right-wing Les Republicains (LR) party, Francois Fillon tastes the local rhum product with Philippe Labro, president of the agro-industrial Tereos group, during his visit to the Riviere du Mat distillery in Saint-Benoit on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion on February 13, 2017. 


The French presidential hopeful Fillon pays a three-day visit to the island.  / AFP / Richard BOUHET        (Photo credit should read RICHARD BOUHET/AFP/Getty Images)

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French presidential election candidate for the right-wing Les Republicains (LR) party Francois Fillon (C) shakes hands with supporters during a meeting in Saint-Pierre on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion on February 12, 2017. The French presidential hopeful Fillon pays a three-day visit to the island. Fillon's presidential bid has been thrown into turmoil by revelations that his wife was paid hundreds of thousands of euros over 15 years for a role she is suspected of not having fulfilled. / AFP / Richard BOUHET (Photo credit should read RICHARD BOUHET/AFP/Getty Images)

French presidential election candidate for the right-wing Les Republicains (LR) party Francois Fillon (C) shakes hands with supporters during a meeting  in Saint-Pierre on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion on February 12, 2017.
The French presidential hopeful Fillon pays a three-day visit to the island. Fillon's presidential bid has been thrown into turmoil by revelations that his wife was paid hundreds of thousands of euros over 15 years for a role she is suspected of not having fulfilled. / AFP / Richard BOUHET        (Photo credit should read RICHARD BOUHET/AFP/Getty Images)

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French presidential election candidate for the right-wing Les Republicains (LR) party Francois Fillon (C) gestures as he speaks during a meeting in Saint-Pierre on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion on February 12, 2017. The French presidential hopeful Fillon pays a three-day visit to the island. Fillon's presidential bid has been thrown into turmoil by revelations that his wife was paid hundreds of thousands of euros over 15 years for a role she is suspected of not having fulfilled. / AFP / Richard BOUHET (Photo credit should read RICHARD BOUHET/AFP/Getty Images)

French presidential election candidate for the right-wing Les Republicains (LR) party Francois Fillon (C) gestures as he speaks during a meeting  in Saint-Pierre on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion on February 12, 2017.
The French presidential hopeful Fillon pays a three-day visit to the island. Fillon's presidential bid has been thrown into turmoil by revelations that his wife was paid hundreds of thousands of euros over 15 years for a role she is suspected of not having fulfilled. / AFP / Richard BOUHET        (Photo credit should read RICHARD BOUHET/AFP/Getty Images)

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French presidential election candidate for the right-wing Les Republicains (LR) party Francois Fillon (C) gestures as he speaks during a meeting in Saint-Pierre on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion on February 12, 2017. The French presidential hopeful Fillon pays a three-day visit to the island. Fillon's presidential bid has been thrown into turmoil by revelations that his wife was paid hundreds of thousands of euros over 15 years for a role she is suspected of not having fulfilled. / AFP / Richard BOUHET (Photo credit should read RICHARD BOUHET/AFP/Getty Images)

French presidential election candidate for the right-wing Les Republicains (LR) party Francois Fillon (C) gestures as he speaks during a meeting  in Saint-Pierre on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion on February 12, 2017.
The French presidential hopeful Fillon pays a three-day visit to the island. Fillon's presidential bid has been thrown into turmoil by revelations that his wife was paid hundreds of thousands of euros over 15 years for a role she is suspected of not having fulfilled. / AFP / Richard BOUHET        (Photo credit should read RICHARD BOUHET/AFP/Getty Images)

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Women cheer during a meeting of French presidential election candidate for the right-wing Les Republicains (LR) party Francois Fillon in Saint-Pierre on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion on February 12, 2017. The French presidential hopeful Fillon pays a three-day visit to the island. Fillon's presidential bid has been thrown into turmoil by revelations that his wife was paid hundreds of thousands of euros over 15 years for a role she is suspected of not having fulfilled. The banner reads 'Women support Francois Fillon'. / AFP / Richard BOUHET (Photo credit should read RICHARD BOUHET/AFP/Getty Images)

Women cheer during a meeting of French presidential election candidate for the right-wing Les Republicains (LR) party Francois Fillon in Saint-Pierre on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion on February 12, 2017.
The French presidential hopeful Fillon pays a three-day visit to the island. Fillon's presidential bid has been thrown into turmoil by revelations that his wife was paid hundreds of thousands of euros over 15 years for a role she is suspected of not having fulfilled. The banner reads 'Women support Francois Fillon'. / AFP / Richard BOUHET        (Photo credit should read RICHARD BOUHET/AFP/Getty Images)