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Sarkozy said to want to run again for French presidency

Nicolas Sarkozy will run again for the French presidency in 2017, the wife of France's former President Jacques Chirac said Tuesday in an interview, AFP reports. "I cannot say more, he will scold me," Bernadette Chirac said. Asked if Sarkozy was the only candidate, she said: "For me, yes."

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Can Green Deal survive the 2024 European election?

Six months ahead of the EU elections, knocking an 'elitist' climate agenda is looking like a vote-winner to some. Saving the Green Deal and the EU's climate ambitions starts with listening to Europeans who are struggling to make ends meet.

Afghanistan is a 'forever emergency,' says UN head

Afghanistan is a "forever emergency" rendered worse by an isolated country intent on dismantling human rights, says UN refugee agency (UNHCR) representative for the country, Leonard Zulu.

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