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  1. France pledges $30 million for wartime heritage protectionRead the original story

    55 min ago | The Madison Press

    ... France forward "within the framework of its ideals and values" until he steps down in May. Former President Nicolas Sarkozy opened France's first military base in the Persian Gulf in the Emirati capital, Abu Dhabi, in 2009. The outpost includes ...

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  2. France pledges $30 million for wartime heritage protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Gazette

    ... France forward "within the framework of its ideals and values" until he steps down in May. Former President Nicolas Sarkozy opened France's first military base in the Persian Gulf in the Emirati capital, Abu Dhabi, in 2009. The outpost includes ...

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  3. Sport24.co.za | Laporte new French rugby presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | News24

    Laporte, who led France to the World Cup semi-finals in 2003 and 2007, also served as secretary of state for sports under former France president Nicolas Sarkozy. Laporte and his allies came first with 52 percent of the votes, well ahead of the list defended by current president Pierre Camou.

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  4. Why is Centrism Less Appealing Now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Jerusalem Post

    ... Juppe, a center-right candidate, promoted himself as anything but. Despite the polls showing that he and Nicolas Sarkozy should've been the ones going head-to-head against Le Pen, both were soundly defeated by Francois Fillon. After Trump's victory, ...

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  5. What's next for France after Hollande's exitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Globe and Mail

    ... at this task as FranA ois Hollande. The accidental leader French voters elected in 2012 out of fatigue with Nicolas Sarkozy's histrionics and nouveau riche tastes, Mr. Hollande promised to be a "normal" president. Fate and personality made him ...

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  6. French Socialists seek new champion after Hollande bows outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... abdication seals the downfall of yet another political heavyweight, after Fillon crushed ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy and ex-premier Alain Juppe - the longtime favourite to be France's next leader - in a rightwing primary. Looking grave, Hollande ...

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  7. Why Francois Hollande Dropped Out of France's Presidential RaceRead the original story

    Friday | Time

    ... of change in 2012, Hollande was perceived as a more normal candidate after the excesses of his predecessor Nicolas Sarkozy. But he failed to live up to expectations so spectacularly, in fact, that he famously became the least popular president of ...

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  8. France's President Will Go With the Market's Blessing but Italy's Renzi Would Be MissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TheStreet.com

    ... taxing the rich, though he likely owed the greatest part of his victory to simply not being the unlikeable Nicolas Sarkozy. Unsurprisingly unable to deliver on a promise to reduce unemployment by spooking business, he later changed tack, attempting ...

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  9. Turkey's effort to join the EU is on life support – The EconomistRead the original story

    Friday | Groong

    ... the EU of double standards for years, with some reason. Many European leaders, from France's ex-president, Nicolas Sarkozy, to Germany's chancellor, Angela Merkel, saw no place in the EU for a Muslim country of 80m even when its democracy was in ...

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  10. French president rules out 2017 run to help boost SocialistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... is stopping him carrying on," Fillon said. Fillon, who was prime minister from 2007-2012 under ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy, enjoyed a surprise surge in popularity in recent weeks. A rise in nationalist sentiment across Europe may have favored his ...

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  11. French presidential race centres on 'top cop' Valls after Hollande bow-outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Star Online

    ... Montebourg faced off against Valls in a similar primary that Hollande won in 2011 before going on to beat Nicolas Sarkozy in the 2012 presidential election. While both Montebourg and Valls were eliminated, the former's score was more than three ...

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  12. [Analysis] Hollande's withdrawal increases election uncertaintiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | EUobserver

    ... ahead of Hollande this week, respectively with 15-16 and 12 percent support. Ten days after his predecessor Nicolas Sarkozy was knocked out in the first round of the right primaries, Hollande's withdrawal confirms the presidential election in April ...

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  13. France's Hollande says not to join 2017 presidential raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | China Daily

    ... was elected the first Socialist president in 17 years with nearly 52 percent of votes over the conservative Nicolas Sarkozy. He imposed more taxes on the rich, moved away from austerity-only policies and introduced measures to boost economic growth. ...

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  14. StumbleuponRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... weekend interview that he might run in the primaries against his boss. Hollande beat conservative incumbent Nicolas Sarkozy in an election in May 2012 after a classic left-wing campaign in which he targeted big business and pledged to raise taxes ...

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  15. TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... weekend interview that he might run in the primaries against his boss. Hollande beat conservative incumbent Nicolas Sarkozy in an election in May 2012 after a classic left-wing campaign in which he targeted big business and pledged to raise taxes ...

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  16. France braces for unpredictable electionsRead the original story

    Thursday | Financial Times

    ... days after François Fillon unexpectedly seized the centre-right nomination, knocking former president Nicolas Sarkozy out of the race and defeating Alain Juppé, the long-time favourite in the contest. Meanwhile, Marine Le Pen of the ...

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  17. Disliked French president won't seek second termRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... ranks, waiting for his turn, Hollande owed his narrow election in 2012 more to disgust with the incumbent, Nicolas Sarkozy, than to any personal appeal he exerted. Still, the French left was delighted that after years in the political wilderness, it ...

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  18. French President Francois Hollande will not stand for re-election next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Mail

    ... Mr Hollande came to office in 2012 promising to be a 'Mr Normal' after five years of rule by the flamboyant Nicolas Sarkozy, who married supermodel Carla Bruni in office, and was seen as a friend of the super rich. But Mr Hollande's presidency was ...

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  19. End of the affair: Turkey's effort to join the EU is on life supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | The Economist

    ... the EU of double standards for years, with some reason. Many European leaders, from France's ex-president, Nicolas Sarkozy, to Germany's chancellor, Angela Merkel, saw no place in the EU for a Muslim country of 80m even when its democracy was in ...

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  20. ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | China Daily

    ... only one that can lift us up," he added. Serving as prime minister from 2007-2012, under the leadership of Nicolas Sarkozy who was kicked off last Sunday, Fillon has lagged for months behind the duel of Juppe-Sarkozy. He gained a spectacular ...

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