Search: Nicolas Sarkozy,France (5 materials)

The Right-Wing Primaries: November 2016

... searching for the one capable of getting the undecided vote. French politicians Nathalie Kosciusko-Morizet, Nicolas Sarkozy and Jean-Frederic Poisson attend the second prime-time televised debate for the French conservative presidential primary in Paris, France, November 3, 2016 On August 23, 2016, the day after Nicolas Sarkozy announced he would be running for president, BFM TV, one of France’s principal information channels, polled the French voters in a live broadcast on their choice between Nicolas Sarkozy and Alain Juppé. 29% favored Sarkozy,...


“The World Needs Russia”: Nicolas Sarkozy in Moscow

On October 29, 2015, Nicolas Sarkozy arrived in Moscow and met Vladimir Putin. He also visited MGIMO (Moscow State Institute of International Relations) where he became Honorary Doctor. After the first meeting comes dialogue “This meeting made it possible to find some ...


Nicolas Sarkozy: a New Way or Entering the Same River Twice?

Last year’s return of Nicolas Sarkozy to center stage has significantly enlivened France’s political landscape, as on May 6, 2012 the sixth president of the Fifth Republic, in the second round of the presidential elections, vowed to leave the arena and keep away from the officialdom. However, these developments have made his ...


France Goes “Blue”

... ultra-right offensive in French departmental elections The results of the second round of departmental council elections held in France on Sunday, 29 March 2015 brought a dramatic change to the country’s political map. It went “blue” owing ... ... liberal republic from Action Francaise to Poujadistes, who promoted Jean-Marie Le Pen. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler Eugenia Obichkina: Nicolas Sarkozy's Comeback The spectacular growth of the Party’s electorate under his daughter Marine Le Pen, who now leads ...


Nicolas Sarkozy's Comeback

The results of the election for the new President of the leading center-right party – the Union for a Popular Movement (UMP) – were announced in France on the evening of November 29, 2014. One-time French President (2007-2012) Nicolas Sarkozy gained 64.5 per cent of the vote of party members with a record turnout after a significant pause for tabulation. It was a clear win, especially when compared with the outcome of the previous elections, in which Nicolas Sarkozy did not ...


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