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Nicolas Sarkozy booted out of office having exhausted France

The Daily Telegraph, 7 May 2012
Publié le : 7 mai 2012
 Henry Samuel 

The "Sarko show", a five-year rollercoaster ride of political and private highs and lows frequently rendered France open-mouthed in disbelief or wonder.

The French took a risk in electing a high-wire, hardline interior minister with a refreshingly pro-market approach.

He was on the back foot from the start after spending an ill-advised electoral soirée in Le Fouquet's, the Champs-Elysées bar.

More eyebrows were raised when the "bling bling president" jetted off in aviator shades to a billionaire friend's luxury yacht, cancelling plans to spend a couple of days meditating in a monastery.

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