He was billed as a leader who thrives in a crisis, so why is Nicolas Sarkozy polling so poorly? François Picard's panel looks at France and its candidates on the eve of the first round of the presidential election.
- Patrick Vignal, Senior Correspondent, Reuters news agency, Paris bureau;
- Christopher Dickey, Paris Bureau Chief, Newsweek/The Daily Beast;
- Anne Bagamery, Senior Editor, International Herald Tribune;
- Dave Clark, Paris Deputy Bureau Chief, Agence France-Presse.
Produced by Paul Maakad, Diaraye Bah, Anelise Borges, Mary Colombel