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France election: Hollande and Sarkozy questioned on TV

The two candidates in France's presidential run-off, Socialist Francois Hollande and incumbent Nicolas Sarkozy have appeared on TV, 10 days before the vote.

Incumbent Nicolas Sarkozy and Socialist challenger Francois Hollande took turns answering reporters' questions, many of which focused on economic issues.

Mr Sarkozy remains eight to 10 points behind his challenger in opinion polls.

Christian Fraser reports from Paris.

  • 27 Apr 2012
  • From the section Europe