Hollande defeats Sarkozy to become French president




 
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Hollande defeats Sarkozy to become French president
 
May 6th, 2012  
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Hollande defeats Sarkozy to become French president
François Hollande won the French presidential election on Sunday, capturing more than 51 percent of the vote to defeat incumbent Nicolas Sarkozy and become France's new president, according French television. Sarkozy, who has held the French presidency since 2007, grabbed 48.1 percent, according to the polls. Hollande, the 57-year-old socialist challenger, narrowly edged Sarkozy, also [...]




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