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Alain Juppé: 'I would prefer to lose by telling the truth'

IN THE FRENCH PAPERS - Thursday, October 13: It's all about the first French primary debate that's taking place this Thursday. Seven candidates are vying to be the presidential candidate for the right and centre-right. Among them are front-runners Nicolas Sarkozy and Alain Juppé. Meanwhile, François Hollande has published a book about how hard his job is and Slate wonders if Alain Juppé is all that he makes out to be.