PARIS Feb 12 The office of France's financial
prosecutor said on Sunday it had not taken any decision
regarding an investigation in connection with allegations of
"fake work" by presidential candidate Francois Fillon's wife.
"No decision has been made at this stage of the
investigation and no timeframe has been agreed as of today," a
The spokeswoman was responding to an article in the Journal
de Dimanche newspaper which said the prosecutor could take
further legal steps as soon as this week.
(Reporting by Matthias Blamont, Myriam Rivet; Editing by Susan