France's First Lady Carla Bruni-Sarkozy greets supporters ...
Feb 19th, 2012
(Reuters) - France's First Lady Carla Bruni-Sarkozy greets supporters as France's President Nicolas Sarkozy attends his first major re-election campaign rally in Marseille, southern France, February 19, 2012. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS) -
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