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Former French president Sarkozy says 'modern democracy destroys leadership'

Latest update : 2018-03-06

By James CREEDON

Comments made by former French president Nicolas Sarkozy about leadership and democracy being essentially incompatible have drawn criticism on social media. Sarkozy was addressing a forum in Abu Dhabi over the weekend. Also, we look at reactions to the "Salisbury spy" incident as well as extracts from an interview former far-right leader Jean-Marie Le Pen has given to a gay magazine.