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French Politics

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French Politics

French Politics

French Politics

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Following months of speculation, French Prime Minister Lionel Jospin has announced his candidacy for president, challenging incumbent Jacques Chirac. Nick Spicer reports that crime and corruption are expected to become central themes of the campaign.