Nicolas Sarkozy Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Political change sweeping Europe unsettles status quo in FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Deutsche Welle

    ... has been in politics for more than three decades. His longstanding rival, former conservative President Nicolas Sarkozy, has been around for just as long. He has even renamed his party to suggest change. Both men are now 60 and eyeing another ...

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  2. Battle to replace Blatter beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... has been rooted in controversy with allegations that he was told to back them by the then French president Nicolas Sarkozy. Platini has always denied this. But with Qatar's hosting of the 2022 tournament in the balance, and the award the focus of an ...

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  3. Who will succeed Blatter as world football boss?Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Dear Kitty

    ... was "sick of it" and said that he had advised Mr Blatter to resign. In 2010 Platini had a famous lunch with Nicolas Sarkozy (then president), the crown prince of Qatar Tamin bin Haman al-Thani, and a representative of an investment fund that then ...

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  4. BHL and the custard piesRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Times Online

    ... deficiency, include the dancer and choreographer Maurice BA jart, the novelist Marguerite Duras, Nicolas Sarkozy, and Bill Gates (Brussels, 1998). Is Godin, whose books include CrA me et chat A ment: M A moire d'un entarteur (Cream and ...

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  5. Six of Sarko's staff, including his campaign treasurer, held in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... he got friends to carry out surveys in order to pass money to them Six associates of former French president Nicolas Sarkozy - including his former campaign treasurer - were yesterday arrested as part of a corruption investigation. Eric Woerth, who ...

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  6. Six Sarkozy-era officials questioned in France in fraud probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Yahoo!

    French investigators on Wednesday questioned six officials who served under ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy over alleged fraud in awarding contracts to polling institutes, sources close to the case said. Three of Sarkozy's former advisors, as well as his former cabinet director and two others who served as secretary-general in the presidency were taken into custody for several hours in the latest legal saga involving France's former leader.

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  7. Behind scenes at Champions League final, battle begins to replace Sepp BlatterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | The Independent

    ... has been rooted in controversy with allegations that he was told to back them by the then French president Nicolas Sarkozy. Platini has always denied this. But with Qatar's hosting of the 2022 tournament in the balance, and the award the focus of an ...

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  8. C.Agricole deputy CEO, other Sarkozy aides questioned in probeRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | Reuters

    Investigators detained Credit Agricole Deputy Chief Executive Xavier Musca and five other former aides to France's former president Nicolas Sarkozy for questioning on Wednesday over the alleged misuse of polls, a judicial source said. The other people held for questioning included former interior minister Claude Gueant, who was a secretary general to Sarkozy, a position Musca also held at one point.

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  9. Ding dong the witch is deadbut where now for FIFA?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | World Soccer

    ... implicit disruption of European club football. The evidence strongly suggests that Platini was leaned on by Nicolas Sarkozy, then president of France, anxious to maintain access to Qatar's oil and gas. Caught on the horns of such a dilemma, surely ...

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  10. How France got its own Republican partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | USA Today

    As part of former French President Nicolas Sarkozy's return to the political scene, he's rebranded his UMP party. Video provided by Newsy How France got its own Republican party As part of former French President Nicolas Sarkozy's return to the political scene, he's rebranded his UMP party.

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  11. Sink or sell? Russia spat leaves France with warships to spareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Daily Times

    ... that is not of French President Francois Hollande's making. The deal stems from his predecessor Nicolas Sarkozy's decision in 2011 to make the West's first major foreign arms sale to Russia since the fall of the Soviet Union. But it will be ...

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  12. The Hollande-Sarkozy re-match France doesn't wantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Daily Times

    PARIS: Nicolas Sarkozy vs Francois Hollande: the re-match. With both having tightened their grips on their parties in recent days, a 2017 repeat of France's 2012 presidential election now looks like the most likely scenario.

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  13. Hollande-Sarkozy a rematch that France doesn't wantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Former French President and leader of France's main opposition right-wing party formerly known as the "UMP" Nicolas Sarkozy , holds hands with formers ministers Bruno Le Maire and Laurent Wauquiez during the party congress to mark the foundation of the movement "Les Republicains" in Paris, May 30, 2015. AFP/STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN PARIS: Nicolas Sarkozy vs. Francois Hollande: the rematch.

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  14. Is the net closing in on Sepp Blatter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | World Soccer

    ... if it appears that he was responding to pressure from the then President of France, the ever controversial Nicolas Sarkozy, who needed Qatar's oil and gas. Surely the honourable thing for Platini to have done, caught as he was between the upper and ...

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  15. 14:36 Kazakh-French ties discussed in AstanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | AkiPress

    Fillon has served as Prime Minister of France from 17 May 2007 to 16 May 2012. He was appointed by President Nicolas Sarkozy in 2007.

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  16. Aides found guilty of exploiting L'Oreal heiress who suffers dementiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    ... The trial lifted the lid on an explosive legal and political drama that even dragged in former president Nicolas Sarkozy. The complex saga began in 2007 when Ms. Bettencourt's daughter, FranA oise, filed charges against Mr. Banier for exploiting her ...

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  17. UK posts anaemic Q1 growthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Deutsche Welle

    ... iane Bettencourt. A renowned photographer must repay the frail billionaire 158 million euros, but an ally of Nicolas Sarkozy will walk.

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  18. A French Republican Party?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | New Yorker

    Since returning to the helm of the conservative Union for a Popular Movement , six months ago, former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has been looking for ways to distract the nation from the divisive appeal of Marine Le Pen's National Front, from the small triumphs of what is otherwise a desperately unpopular Socialist administration, and from an accumulating pile of lawsuits. His party's victory in regional elections in March was a good start, which he helped along by flirting with the far-right National Front's electorate, promising them that, in line with French values, all public-school students would be required to eat pork for lunch.

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  19. Mediterranean migrant crisis: 'If Europe thinks bombing boats...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The defeat of Muammar Gaddafi and his regime after four decades of often brutal rule could not have been achieved without Western air support largely orchestrated by David Cameron and Nicolas Sarkozy.

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  20. Sarkozy ex-ally acquitted of manipulating l'Oreal heiressRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A French court has acquitted a former ally of Nicolas Sarkozy on charges of swindling millions of euros from France's richest woman, L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt , by taking advantage of her weak mental state. But the court handed a famed photographer a three-year prison sentence and a 350,000 euro fine.

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