Sarkozy Wins France! …Leftist Supporters Riot!!
Meanwhile… Across town leftists are rioting:
Riot police are reported to have fired tear gas at demonstrators protesting in central Paris at Mr Sarkozy’s victory.
According to the French news agency AFP, a few hundred stone-throwing rioters charged the police in the Place de la Bastille, where 5,000 supporters of Segolene Royal had earlier gathered to hear the results.
Pajamas Media has the latest.
No Pasaran! is live in Paris.
The BBC has Sarkozy’s Acceptance Speech, Video HERE.
Supporters of France’s newly-elected President Nicolas Sarkozy celebrate on the Champs-Elysees in Paris, May 6, 2007. (REUTERS/Benoit Tessier)
Publius Pundit explains the reasons the voters chose Sarkozy.
Supporters of France’s newly-elected President Nicolas Sarkozy celebrate in front of the Gaveau Theatre in Paris, May 6, 2007. (REUTERS/Thierry Roge)
Leftists accept defeat.
Young demonstrators protest against France’s newly-elected President Nicolas Sarkozy in the center of Lyon, southeastern of France, May 6, 2007. (REUTERS/Robert Pratta)
A.M. Mora y Leon has pictures of the Sarkozy babes out in force!