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Sarkozy stresses unity as he ends campaign
French president pays little heed to opinion polls that say he is set to lose election to Socialist Francoise Hollande.
Last updated: 21 Apr 2012 14:27 GMT
French Muslims 'likely to vote for far left'
Al Jazeera speaks to M’hammed Henniche about the reaction of France’s Muslims to politicians’ preoccupation with Islam.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2012 23:08 GMT
Netanyahu, Iran and the fundamentals of policy
An Israeli attack on Iran could lead to a regional collapse of the non-proliferation treaty.
Last updated: 05 Mar 2012 14:21 GMT
Chirac found guilty of corruption
Former French president handed suspended two-year prison sentence over fake jobs conspiracy while he was mayor of Paris.
Last updated: 15 Dec 2011 15:43 GMT
De Villepin launches French presidential bid
Conservative politician to run against Nicolas Sarkozy in 2012, possibly diluting support amongst incumbent's base.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2011 09:38 GMT
Transcript: 9/12 and the 'War on Terror'
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Last updated: 09 Nov 2011 11:49 GMT
Ex-French PM's Clearstream acquittal upheld
Appeals court confirms acquittal of Dominique de Villepin over case in which he was accused of smearing Nicolas Sarkozy.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2011 06:09 GMT
France's Chirac absent as graft trial begins
Former French president's lawyers say he is mentally unfit to face trial involving two cases of fake-jobs creation.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2011 22:06 GMT
France: The hard right goes 'soft'
Sarkozy's recent break with convention may bring legitimacy to France's National Front party.
Last updated: 03 Apr 2011 10:33 GMT
Sarkozy goes to war
France's lead in military intervention is key to national pride and 're-legitimising' the French president.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2011 08:46 GMT
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