Hollande, Aubry through to final round of Socialist primaries

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François Hollande and Martine Aubry are winners of the first round of Socialist Party primaries, to be settled in a showdown vote next Sunday.

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French Socialist leaders Francois Hollande and Martine Aubry, bitter rivals despite coming from the same wing of their party, face a tight battle for the right to run against Nicolas Sarkozy last year.