French Communist Party national secretary Pierre Laurent sings... News PhotoClosing,Communist Party,France,French Culture,Horizontal,National Anthem,Paris - France,Political Party,Politics,Saint-Denis,Seine-St-Denis,Singing,SpeechPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPFrench Communist Party (PCF) national secretary Pierre Laurent sings France's national anthem La Marseillaise on February 10, 2013, after his speech closing the 36th Congress of the French Communist Party in Saint-Denis, north of Paris. Pierre Laurent, 55, the sole candidate to his own succession was re-elected as the PCF's national secretary with 100 percent of the 624 votes. AFP PHOTO / LIONEL BONAVENTURE (Photo credit should read LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)