In the second and final wave of French départementales elections on Sunday, Nicolas Sarkozy’s UMP has come out triumphant with 67 of the country’s councils. 264 mots de plus
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Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy, his rightwing party, the UMP, and its allies emerged as the victors in France’s local elections over the weekend—taking 27 départements, or regional administrative councils, and bringing its total 285 mots de plus
As was generally expected, the local elections have ended with a desaster for François Hollande’s Socialist Party, and it now seems definitely unlikely that the President will get a second term. 540 mots de plus
Nicolas Sarkozy has a lot to be thankful for tonight, after his Union for a Popular Movement party came out first during local polls in France this Sunday. 367 mots de plus
Ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy’s conservative UMP and its allies led voting in the first round of French local elections, exit polls suggest.
They pushed the far-right National Front into second, with President Francois Hollande’s ruling Socialists in third. 438 mots de plus
Nicolas Sarkozy’s once all-powerful adviser mocked him as « stack heels, » « the dwarf » and « dwarfish Napoleon » who « can do nothing without me, » according to a new book. 505 mots de plus