Bordeaux's mayor Alain Juppe arrives to take part in the foundation stone-laying ceremony for the future Bordeaux-Lac stadium, on April 15, 2013 in Bordeaux.
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Sarkozy firming as comeback candidate
has kept a low profile since his defeat last May to his Socialist rival, Francois Hollande, after one five-year term. But Alain Juppe, one of the French Right's most senior figures, predicted Mr Sarkozy would be back to campaign again in 2017. Mr Juppe said: from The Age Read more »
Sarkozy preparing to risk the wrath of wife Carla Bruni by running for French President in 2017 election
wife's wishes and run for president of France again in four years time But Sarkozy's former foreign minister and close friend Alain Juppe has now revealed the defeated president will campaign for the leadership again in 2017. He told France's Parliamentary from Daily Mail - UK Read more »