Former France President bids for presidency

Former France President bids for presidency

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has announced he will run for President in 2017 after being unseated in 2012 by Socialist party’s François Hollande. Notably, Socialist candidates are also trying to replace Hollande with former industry minister Arnaud Montebourg, who also announced a bid for the presidency. Hollande reportedly will announce if he will run again for presidency by year-end.