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  1. The crying game - five sports stars who could not hold back the tearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Belfast Telegraph

    ... Congratulated by his team-mates and afforded a standing ovation by fans - including former French president Nicolas Sarkozy - a plainly upset Beckham departed the pitch with tears in his eyes.

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  2. Macron preaches change but pulls his punchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Korea Herald

    ... term or gone. France has never been short of ideas on how to boost the economy. Past presidents -- Hollande, Nicolas Sarkozy and Jacques Chirac -- each received piles of reports from economists and business leaders recommending all sorts of ...

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  3. Macron walks back on pledge to end 'exit tax' on high...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | The Peninsula

    ... President Emmanuel Macron pledged earlier this year. The 30 percent levy was introduced by former president Nicolas Sarkozy to keep top earnings from leaving France for countries with lower tax rates. But Macron said in May he would abolish the tax ...

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  4. Macron Walks Back on Pledge to End 'Exit Tax' on High EarnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | News Max

    France will keep a less restrictive version of its "exit tax" on wealthy people who take assets out of the country, and not completely scrap it as President Emmanuel Macron pledged earlier this year. The 30 percent levy was introduced by former president Nicolas Sarkozy to keep top earnings from leaving France for countries with lower tax rates.

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  5. France president Macron admits to systematic torture during Algerian war in historical firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | National Post

    ... conducted torture if asked. Brice Hortefeux, the former conservative immigration minister under Right-wing Nicolas Sarkozy, said: "It would be better to close the scars than reopen them." The French Right has long received support from families of ...

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  6. France to replace a exit taxa on capital gains, target fiscal cheatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | The Indian Express

    France will abolish a tax imposed on the capital gains of top earners and entrepreneurs who leave France and sell their assets with a more-targeted levy designed to deter tax optimisation, a finance ministry spokesman said on Saturday. France imposed the so-called "Exit Tax" in 2011 during the presidency of Nicolas Sarkozy.

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  7. Emmanuel Macron Tries-Slowly-To Reckon With France's PastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | The Atlantic

    ... on the country's conduct in Algeria before and during the war, much less condemn it. Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy said that though "atrocities were committed by both sides a France cannot repent for having conducted this war." Former ...

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  8. Macron macaroons? Presidential souvenirs go on sale in FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | ABS-CBN News

    ... an values, French culture and its emblematic know-how," the presidency said in a statement. Former president Nicolas Sarkozy had already trademarked the term "Presidence Francaise" in 2010, but only for trinkets such as key fobs and pens.

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  9. French Soldiers Tortured Algerians, Macron Admits 6 Decades LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | The New York Times

    ... and their children, the so-called "pieds noirs." French politicians have trod gingerly. As president, Nicolas Sarkozy never answered a 2007 letter from Ms. Audin demanding that the mystery of her husband's death finally be unveiled. Mr. Macron ...

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  10. NATO Moving Maneuvers from French Soil to Allow IDF ParticipationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | The Jewish Press

    ... a military strategy of independence from NATO under a policy dubbed "Gaullo-Mitterrandism." French President Nicolas Sarkozy negotiated the return of France to the Alliance in 2009, but France remains the only NATO member that refuses to commit its ...

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  11. 'Dalai Lama, stop Buddhist clerical sexual abuse'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Dear Kitty

    ... a temple of Sogyal in the south of France, together with the then French first lady Carla Bruni [the wife of Nicolas Sarkozy ]. It was only after the accusation by the group of students last year that he changed course by saying that Sogyal "has ...

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  12. Europe's Conservatives Thought They Could Control Viktor Orban. They Were Wrong.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | The New York Times

    ... the other way. At regular summit meetings in Brussels, Ms. Merkel and leaders such as former President Nicolas Sarkozy of France never formally challenged Mr. Orban's policies, preferring to focus on other business, according to three people who ...

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  13. World's leaders greet Jews ahead of Rosh HashanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Ynetnews

    ... Year filled with peace and harmony. Happy Rosh Hashanah." French President Emmanuel Macron former president Nicolas Sarkozy attended Thursday the traditional Rosh Hashana ceremony in the Grand Synagogue of Paris. He was welcome by the heads of the ...

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  14. Macron first sitting French president at pre-Rosh Hashanah ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Jerusalem Post

    ... a strict separation between state and religion, the French news agency AFP reported. Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy, French Senate President Gerard Larcher and Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo also attended the ceremony. Macron was greeted by ...

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  15. French President Emmanuel Macron Attends Pre-Rosh Hashanah CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Forward

    ... a strict separation between state and religion, the French news agency AFP reported. Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy, French Senate President Gerard Larcher and Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo also attended the ceremony. Macron was greeted by ...

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  16. Macron attends Rosh Hashanah event at Paris synagogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | The Times of Israel

    ... of anti-Jewish speech" on social networks. French President Emmanuel Macron (R) and former French President Nicolas Sarkozy (L) listen to speeches during a ceremony to mark the Jewish New Year - Rosh Hashanah - at The Great Synagogue in Paris on ...

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    Thursday Aug 30 | Financial Times

    ... with polls placing them third behind the far-right National Front (FN) and the centre-right UMP party of Nicolas Sarkozy, former president. In a desperate effort to limit the damage, Mr Hollande's government has said relatively little on Europe in ...

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  18. Blaming the 'economic model' for climate change, French environment minister quits on airRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | Green Left Weekly

    ... second in that party's pre-selection process. He was courted by three previous presidents (Jacques Chirac, Nicolas Sarkozy and Francois Hollande) who all offered him the position of environment minister. Under France's political system, ministers ...

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  19. Why our culture's mild obsession with Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen may never endRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 28 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... who in 2015 married Olivier Sarkozy, a French banker and the half brother of former French president Nicolas Sarkozy, says she is firmly ensconced in New York. Still, the sisters, who have two siblings and two half-siblings, often appear to think in ...

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  20. Olsen twin virtually unrecognisable in Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... Mary-Kate, who is married to French banker Olivier Sarkozy (half-brother to the former French president Nicolas Sarkozy), and Ashley both live in New York although the WSJ magazine claimed Ashley is considering relocating to Los Angeles which is ...

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