The French President has been criticised for his interventions in Mali and CAR but insists it is not old-fashioned paternalism but a mission to save lives
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Monday 03 June 2013
Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy is today visiting 10 Downing Street for private talks with Prime Minister David Cameron.
Sunday 02 June 2013
Former President Nicolas Sarkozy’s political party, already enfeebled by a chaotic national leadership election last year, faces further ridicule in a Paris town hall primary election which ends tonight.
Sunday 19 May 2013
The French far-right leader Marine Le Pen has broken a bone in her lower spine by falling into an empty swimming pool at her mansion near Paris.
Wednesday 01 May 2013
Thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of France in traditional May Day rallies marked by calls for an end to President François Hollande’s austerity policies, which many blamed for record numbers of jobless.
Friday 19 April 2013
Prosecutors have begun a formal investigation into allegations that the former President, Nicolas Sarkozy, took more than €50 million (£43 million) from the late Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi, it emerged.
Tensions mount over Sarkozy-Bettencourt case as judge Jean-Michel Gentil receives bullet and death threat in post
Thursday 28 March 2013
A death threat and blank bullets have been sent to the judge who last week started criminal investigations against ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy.
Friday 22 March 2013
A political and legal brawl broke out in France today after the former President Nicolas Sarkozy was placed under investigation for “abusing” the mental weakness of one of the world’s richest woman.
Friday 22 March 2013
Former President alleged to have abused weakness of France's wealthiest woman to obtain funds
Sunday 17 March 2013
Police have discovered the body of one of France's most prominent lawyers washed up on a beach near his home in Brittany.
Wednesday 06 March 2013
The former president Nicolas Sarkozy says that France is plunging into a deep financial and social crisis which will eventually demand a national saviour – himself.
Tuesday 19 February 2013
Angry protesters picket French nationalist leader’s speech to debating society
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