View Full Version : Indirect consequences of French presidential election

24-04-12, 16:01
I have selected Headlines from various websites around the world that dealt with the popential effects of the defeat of Nicolas Sarkozy on geopolitic and economy:

If Nicolas Sarkozy loses French presidency, is Turkey the winner?

http://www.thenational.ae/news/world/europe/if-nicolas-sarkozy-loses-french-presidency-is-turkey-the-winner (http://www.thenational.ae/news/world/europe/if-nicolas-sarkozy-loses-french-presidency-is-turkey-the-winner)

French election throws Afghan exit into disarray

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/french-election-throws-afghan-exit-into-disarray-7627532.html (http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/french-election-throws-afghan-exit-into-disarray-7627532.html)

How France’s Presidential Runoff Could Shape Iran Diplomacy

Africa: AU Revoir to French Meddling in the Continent


If Socialist Wins France, European Union Will Be 'Irrelevant'


25-04-12, 13:06
De Borchgrave's interview is very insightful, I think he nails the situation perfectly. Another winter of extreme austerity and Europe is bound for a round of riots and possible revolution that is going to change the course of history. That is, if the eurozone hasn't already crumbled under the market pressures and made Spain bankrupt. We are living in very interesting times...