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Live blog: The first round as it happened

Text by FRANCE 24

Latest update : 2012-04-23

Follow the first round of France's presidential election as it happened on our live blog.

 

Date created : 2012-04-22

  • FRENCH ELECTIONS 2012

    Moment of truth looms for a 'desperate' Sarkozy

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    Foreign press ready to bid ‘adieu’ to Sarkozy

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