24th Oct 2016


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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