Nelson Mandela, South Africa’s revered anti-apartheid leader and the country’s first black president, has died at the age of 95, President Jacob Zuma has announced.
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2012 election: a Socialist for President?
Last Sunday, some 2.8 million voters chose François Hollande to be the Socialist presidential candidate with 56.5% of the vote. A clear victory that propels him towards the presidential poll in six months, and towards a potential face-off with incumbent conservative president Nicolas Sarkozy. Two very different kinds of animals...
By FRANCE 24
Marc Perelman interviews :
- Tracy McNicoll, Paris correspondent, Newsweek/The Daily Beast
- Gregory Viscusi, Reporter, Bloomberg News.