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Battle commences over control of centre ground in French politics

FRENCH PAPERS, 16.11.2010: The battle lines are being drawn over control of the centre ground in French politics, this after two leading figures of the political centre left Sarkozy's government in Sunday's reshuffle. The French press asks who will emerge as the dominant figure between former Defence Minister Hervé Morin, former Environment Minister Jean-Louis Borloo and Sarkozy's old foe François Bayrou. All three are now opponents of the President yet what differentiates them from each other?

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