Nicolas Sarkozy Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Sarkozy woos far-right as he bemoans loss of French identity, but stays mum on presidential bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | South China Morning Post

    Former president Nicolas Sarkozy courted supporters of France's far-right Front National party on Wednesday in a speech laced with references to French identity and values but in which he stopped short of launching his bid for re-election next year. Reviving the divisive theme of national identity that helped propel the head of the Les Republicains party to power in 2007 but turned voters off five years later, Sarkozy said French culture was dissolving because of cowardly leaders.

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  2. Waitress 'assaulted' for serving alcohol during RamadanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... elections and six months after Islamist attacks in Paris killed 130. Eric Ciotti, MP with the Republicans, Nicolas Sarkozy's conservative party, said: "This attack should be placed in a national context that has seen a constant rise in religious ...

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  3. KSNT NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2013 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    ... will still spend tim A little over a year after he declared he would leave politics for good, France's Nicolas Sarkozy is back in the spotlight. The Church of England's governing body has voted to restart the process of allowing women bishops ...

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  4. Euro 2016: Ryan Bertrand absent from England trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | The Peninsula

    ... the municipality of Chantilly," said Woerth, who was a minister in the government of former French President Nicolas Sarkozy. Asked how far England could go at the tournament, which begins on Friday, right-back Kyle Walker told reporters: "I'd like ...

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  5. Sarkozy-Gaddafi funds document genuine, French judges sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | The Peninsula

    LONDON: French judges have ruled a document claiming ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy was offered 50 million euros as an election campaign donation by Libya's Muammar Gaddafi is authentic, a British daily reported Tuesday. The document, first revealed by French news site Mediapart in 2012, allegedly shows Sarkozy made a deal with the late Libyan dictator for a donation of 50 million euros for Sarkozy's 2007 presidential election campaign, in which he defeated the Socialist Party's Sgolne Royal.

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  6. Colonel Gaddafi DID offer Nicolas Sarkozy a bungRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | Daily Mail

    ... to power is genuine A document in which Colonel Gaddafi's regime pledges to donate A 42million to bring Nicolas Sarkozy to power is genuine, French judges have ruled. The ruling supports claims that the 61-year-old former president of France was in ...

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  7. Controversial right-winger Marine Le Pen surges in polls and is now ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Daily Mail

    ... said they would vote for Le Pen, only 14 per cent gave their first vote to Holland, and former president Nicolas Sarkozy who is expected to be the Republican candidate received 21 per cent. The poll, which saw 19,455 people interviewed, was carried ...

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  8. France Hails German Recognition Of Armenian GenocideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Armenian Liberty

    ... subsequently struck it down as unconstitutional, however. The law was initiated by Hollande's predecessor, Nicolas Sarkozy. Unlike Germany, France is home to a large Armenian community that mostly consists of descendants of genocide survivors. The ...

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  9. Never mind burning tyres, French strikes not what they used to beRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | The Star Online

    ... per 1,000 workers in 2013, official figures show. The decline has accelerated since conservative President Nicolas Sarkozy passed a law in 2007 banning wildcat walkouts and forcing public transport unions to guarantee a minimum service during ...

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  10. Kelly: Set to host Euro 2016, France is fixated on the beautiful blame gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | The Globe and Mail

    ... points. He'll be dragged back into it when France goes out in the semis. The ultimate: Former president Nicolas Sarkozy somehow sees the dark hand of current president FranA ois Hollande in all this because his policies are "turning the French ...

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  11. On Netanyahu, peace and the WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | Al Jazeera

    ... March 28, 2011 conference call between US President Barack Obama and three European leaders, David Cameron, Nicolas Sarkozy and Angela Merkel took turns in attacking Netanyahu as unreliable and a liar, and blamed the Israeli prime minister for the ...

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  12. Trains Grind To A Halt As Strikes Grip FranceRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 1 | Breitbart.com

    ... has criticised the unions for tarnishing France's image ahead of the Euro 2016. But leader of the opposition Nicolas Sarkozy has slammed the government's handling of the crisis, describing it as a "shambles" and warning of "anarchy" on the streets ...

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  13. Strikes in France Threaten Euro 2016, Hit Transport and Energy SectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | Triple Pundit

    ... decade ago in the economically depressed banlieues surrounding Paris. France's then-Minister of the Interior Nicolas Sarkozy, however, branded the rioters (many of whom were ethnic minorities of Middle Eastern or African descent), as violent "scum" ...

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  14. Rail strike takes hold in FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | BBC News

    ... clashes between protesters and police at marches last Thursday. Leading conservative opposition politician Nicolas Sarkozy has accused him of getting "everything wrong from the start" in his handling of the crisis. "Pushing [the bill] through by ...

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  15. Altogether, four BDS bank accounts have been closed this year in Europe.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | The Jewish Press

    PayPal on Monday blocked cash transfers to the French account of the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions group. According to the Jerusalem Post, users who wanted to give money through the French BDS website's link to PayPal, received the message: "The recipient is currently unable to receive money."

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  16. A jittery France faces into a summer of discontent - on cusp of Euro 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Independent.ie

    ... from its current moribund rate. While France experienced oil refinery blockades in 2010 when then-president Nicolas Sarkozy pushed through pension reforms, this year's protests are different because while Sarkozy was right-wing and loathed by the ...

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  17. Ad tycoon Jean-Claude Decaux, pioneer of self-cleaning public toilets, dies at 78Read the original story

    May 27, 2016 | GantDaily.com

    ... tions and newspaper kiosks in New York City. News of Decaux's death was addressed by former French President Nicolas Sarkozy, who posted a message to Facebook praising Decaux and expressing sadness at his passing.

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  18. Ten times world leaders and diplomats were... less than diplomaticRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Independent.ie

    ... half my family" a In January 2012, Enda Kenny was the butt of playful jokes when then-French President Nicolas Sarkozy ruffled the back of his hair at a European Council meeting in Brussels. Gerry Adams later said: "It is inappropriate for a ...

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  19. French press predicts strikes "showdown"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Newsday

    ... labour... that depresses wages". On the other hand, Raymond Soubie, an aide to conservative former President Nicolas Sarkozy, says the strike is no more than "weak social agitation", accusing the CGT union of " concentrating its action in sectors ...

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  20. French unions riot again over controversial labour reforms halting transport systemRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... of policemen being injured in scuffles with militant pickets, it is little wonder France's former president, Nicolas Sarkozy, believes his country is on the brink of 'anarchy'. You might be forgiven for giving a Gallic shrug and saying: 'Well, ...

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