French right-wing primaries up for grabs as Fillon surges in polls

French right-wing primaries up for grabs as Fillon surges in polls

The outcome of Sunday’s primary to choose a conservative presidential candidate looked increasingly uncertain Wednesday, after polls showed former prime minister François Fillon’s ratings shoot up from third place in what had been a two-man race. Just last week, polls had 71-year-old former prime minister Alain Juppé heading for a comfortable win in Sunday’s first […]