Nicolas Sarkozy after voting - 29 November
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Nicolas Sarkozy wins French opposition UMP party vote

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has been elected head of the opposition UMP, in what is being seen as the start of a new bid for the presidency.

Mr Sarkozy gained 64.5% of the vote, well ahead of his nearest rival Bruno le Marie.

Lucy Williamson reports.

  • 30 Nov 2014
  • From the section Europe
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