PARIS (Reuters) - Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy, who is attempting a political comeback before next year's election, said on Saturday that Britain should open an asylum center on its territory to deal with asylum seekers now camped in Calais.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy declared that the burkini must be banned throughout the country at his first political rally since announcing his intention to run for president again in 2017. “I refuse to let the burkini impose...Show More Summary
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has called for hardline policies governing immigration and citizenship in France, including a nationwide burkini ban, as a response to the ongoing threat of radical Islam across Europe.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy may lose center-right votes in his campaign ahead of the 2017 French presidential election due to his far-right rhetoric, Nicolas Dhuicq, a member of the French National Assembly from The Republicans (LR) party, told Sputnik on Friday.
Nicolas Sarkozy said on Thursday he would impose a nationwide ban on burkinis if elected back to the presidency in 2017, positioning himself as a strong defender of French values and tough on immigration. Hundreds of supporters waving...Show More Summary
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has called for a nation-wide ban on the burkini.
France's former conservative president, Nicolas Sarkozy, has branded the full-body burkini swimsuits worn by some Muslim women a "provocation" that he says supports radicalized Islam. … Click to Continue »
As if things couldn’t get worse for France’s President Hollande, his former opponent Nicolas Sarkozy has announced his intention to run against him; and the opposition coalition in the Democratic Republic of Congo are calling for a national strike over continued delays to elections.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has made the announcement that he will seek to regain his old job back. He lost his reelection in 2012 to...
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy, has announced that he will run again for the presidency in 2017. The lead up to next Spring's election has been dominated by France's struggle with radical Islam, and the simultaneous rise of the far-right.
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Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy has officially launched his bid for the 2017 presidential elections in a move that surprised nobody and did not really cause any upheaval. Sarkozy says he has listened to the people in France and wants to do all he can for France. Show More Summary
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Nicolas Sarkozy launched a bid Monday to win back the French presidency, announcing he would seek his party’s nomination to run in next year’s election. The pugnacious 61-year-old conservative, who in 2012 ended a five-year term mired in unpopularity, had made no secret of his ambition...
The former president, who was unseated in 2012, is pushing hard-line policies on immigration and security.
France's former conservative president Nicolas Sarkozy has formally announced he is running for the presidency again in next year's elections. In an excerpt of a book released on his Facebook page and Twitter account Monday, Sarkozy wrote: "I have decided to be a candidate to the 2017 presidential...
The former French President announced his intent on Monday
In what was likely the most anticipated "surprise" announcement in French politics, moments ago Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy announced he will run for next year's presidential election, with a statement on his facebook page. "I have decided to be a candidate for the 2017 presidential election. Show More Summary
PARIS (Reuters) - Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy will run for next year's presidential election, he announced on his Facebook account on Monday.
Ex-French President Nicolas Sarkozy has called for foreign nationals with links to radical Islam to be expelled from the country after criticizing the government in the wake of the Nice attack. Sarkozy, the president between 2007 and...Show More Summary