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Chirac v Chirac

Jacques Chirac and his wife publicly disagree over who to support for the 2017 presidential election - the former president has lent his support to Alain Juppé, while Bernadette Chirac says Nicolas Sarkozy is the best man to represent the political right. Also, a UK executive says France is "finished", sparking the latest debate about "French-bashing", its truths and falsehoods.