France's right-wing opposition UMP leader Jean-Francois Cope delivers a speech during a meeting of the association 'The friends of Nicolas Sarkozy', on February 20, 2013 in Paris. Former French Prime Minister Alain Juppe declared to French media on February 13, 2013 that former French President Sarkozy is willing to run for France's next Presidential elections in 2017, adding that Sarkozy 'follows with much attention the political affairs'. AFP PHOTO PATRICK KOVARIK
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President of the UMP Jean-Francois Cope arrives at the UMP headquarters to attend an extraordinary meeting of UMP right-wing opposition party July 8, 2013 in Paris, France. Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy made his first political appearance since failing to secure a second term in office in May 2012 as he attended the party meeting for the troubled UMP party.
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Nadia Cope and her husband Jean Francois Cope attend the 'The Best 2013' Ceremony Awards 37th Edition at the Salons Hoche on December 16, 2013 in Paris, France.
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Politician Jean-Francois cope (R) and his sister Isabelle Cope attend Pasteur-Weizmann Gala at Chateau de Versailles on November 18, 2013 in Versailles, France.
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Jean Francois Cope and his wife Nadia attend '24 Jours' Paris Premiere at Publicis Champs Elysees on April 29, 2014 in Paris, France.
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UMP president Jean-Francois Cope, former Prime Ministers Francois Fillon and Jean-Pierre Raffarin attend the National Tribute honoring the late journalist then politician Dominique Baudis at Hotel des Invalides on April 15, 2014 in Paris, France.
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Jean-Francois Cope, president of UMP participates at the Questions to the Government at the french National Assembly on February 4, 2014 in Paris, France.