France is holding presidential elections on Sunday, in which the centre-right incumbent, Nicolas Sarkozy, is facing a tough re-election battle against nine candidates, including his main challenger, Socialist Party leader Francois Hollande.
PARIS - France voted in a presidential run-off election on Sunday that could see Socialist challenger Francois Hollande defeat incumbent Nicolas Sarkozy by capitalizing on public anger over the government's austerity policies. Read Post
Nicolas Sarkozy has officially conceded defeat in France's presidential race, meaning the next leader of the French Republic will be Socialist Party candidate Francois Hollande. Hollande was pushed into office by voters not necessar... Read Post