April 17, 2012
Personalities Trump Policies in French Vote
Mathieu von Rohr, Der Spiegel
French voters go to the polls for the first round of the presidential election on Sunday. So far, it's been a strange campaign in which personalities have played a bigger role than the country's troubled economy. The French media have focused primarily on the fate of President Nicolas Sarkozy -- a fate which remains uncertain.
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