Nicolas Sarkozi has mistakenly recounted an "exceptionally violent" race between current US President Barack Obama and his predecessor George Bush.
PARIS (Reuters) - Nicolas Sarkozy said his "frankness" and "free spirit" had led him to make errors during his 2007-2012 term as French president, in a book unveiled on Friday that is key to his bid for re-election in 2017.
Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy has called on the Arab World to step up its support for military action on the ground against Daesh, also known as ISIL, in what he described as the "Third World War."
PARIS (Reuters) - Almost three quarters of French people want neither French President Francois Hollande nor his predecessor Nicolas Sarkozy to run for the presidency in 2017 and are eager to see new faces, according to a poll published on Saturday.
A delegation of French parliamentarians from Nicolas Sarkozy’s The Republicans party is calling on Moscow to pass on the debris of the plane, which was carrying then-Polish president when it crashed in Russia in 2010, to Warsaw, one of the delegates wrote in a letter to the Russian Foreign Minister seen by Sputnik.
PARIS (Reuters) - This was going to be the landslide win that set Nicolas Sarkozy on a fast-track to regaining the French presidency in 2017. Or at least that was his plan.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy said that it is a mistake to lead Turkey into believing that it can join Europe.
The ever-childlike Mary-Kate Olsen, 29, married the 46-year-old French banker Olivier Sarkozy (the half-brother of former French President Nicolas Sarkozy).
STRASBOURG, France (Reuters) - Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy rallied conservatives in eastern France on Wednesday, hoping to fend off a strong challenge by the far-right National Front (FN) in looming regional elections.
PARIS (Reuters) - Former president Nicolas Sarkozy accused French magistrates on Tuesday of violating legal principles by tracking his phone usage in connection with their investigation of a transatlantic drug smuggling operation.
François Hollande, the Socialist Party candidate for president of France, has an 85.3 percent likelihood of capturing the presidency from incumbent Nicolas Sarkozy in the upcoming election. At this point, the other three major competitors:...Show More Summary
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy said on Thursday that he considered Russia as a world power, not as regional, as stated by US President Barack Obama.
NOVO-OGARYOVO, Russia/PARIS (Reuters) - Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy came under fire on Thursday for making an unofficial visit to Russian President Vladimir Putin at his residence near Moscow, where both men expressed regret for disagreements between their countries.
French Prime Minister Manuel Valls asked former President and opposition leader Nicolas Sarkozy, who arrived in Moscow, not to compromise the position of French authorities on the questions of foreign policy.
French lawmaker Thierry Mariani said that France’s former President Nicolas Sarkozy called a cancellation of the Mistral ship deal between France and Russia "great mistake."
The government of Crimea invited former French President Nicolas Sarkozy to visit the peninsula during his two day visit to Russia, head of the Crimean parliament Vladimir Konstantinov told RIA Novosti.
Russian President Vladimir Putin and former French President Nicolas Sarkozy will exchange views on relations between Russia and France, pan-European issues and the Syrian crisis, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Wednesday.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy will arrive in Moscow on Wednesday night on a private visit to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin, the BFMTV channel reported Tuesday.
Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy said that for the European Union it is necessary to establish a frank, honest and strategic dialogue with Russia.
PARIS (Reuters) - A public prosecutor demanded on Wednesday that Nicolas Sarkozy's top aide before and after he became French president be handed a suspended jail sentence and fined for pocketing money from a cash fund used for police investigations.