Alex Massie Alex Massie

Tough times at the Elysee Palace

Nicolas Sarkozy: still doing well for himself:


Charles Bremner explains:

They don’t call him Speedy Sarko for nothing. It’s exactly two months since President Sarkozy very reluctantly confirmed that Cécilia, his wife, had left and divorced him. Today, he has presented France with a new girlfriend, Carla Bruni, who turns 39 this week.

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