sunday in france’s republican primary (the first of its kind), francois fillion, former prime minister of france, came in first placecame in first place,winning 44% of the vote. alain jupe came in a distant 2nd and nicholas sarkozy came in third. this is hopefully the end of sarkozy’s political career.in 2015, the US political news journal, the atlantic carefully places part of the blame for the rise of isis in the west on nicholas sarkozy and the policies he championed as france’s president. and the blind eye he turned to the social problems of the arabic youth who demonstrated and rioted during 2005.
francois fillion wins 44% of voteWednesday, November 23rd, 2016