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Daily Archives: May 6th, 2012

François Hollande elected President of France; Nicolas Sarkozy ousted after one term

Excerpt: It’s official: the République française will soon have a new leader. The people of France ousted incumbent president Nicolas Sarkozy today in a runoff election, denying the Union pour un Mouvement Populaire (Union for a Popular Movement) leader a second term in favor of Socialist François Hollande, who has called for more investment in France’s public services and fewer […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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