Juppé widens lead over Sarkozy ahead of presidential primaries


Poll puts former PM Alain Juppé on 41 percent of votes in first round of Right's primary on November 20, while Sarkozy slips to 30 percent.

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Former prime minister Alain Juppé has widened his lead over rival Nicolas Sarkozy to win the centre-right's nomination for France's 2017 presidential elections, an opinion poll showed on Tuesday, reports FRANCE 24.