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Royal Backs Hollande in Race for Socialist Presidential Nomination

Posted October 12th, 2011 at 3:55 pm (UTC-5)
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The frontrunner in the race to lead France’s Socialist Party against President Nicolas Sarkozy in next year’s presidential vote has gained the support of his ex-lover and 2007 presidential candidate, Segolene Royal. Her endorsement of Francois Hollande, the father of her children, came Wednesday just hours before a crucial and final primary debate against rival […]

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