Roger Karoutchi


French Senator Roger Karoutchi answers to journalists'questions at... News PhotoAnswering,Competition,Conflict,France,French Culture,Headquarters,Horizontal,Opposition Party,Paris - France,Political Party,Politics,Right-Wing,Roger Karoutchi,Union for a Popular MovementPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPFrench Senator Roger Karoutchi answers to journalists'questions at the right-wing opposition UMP party's headquarters on November 26, 2012 in Paris. France's main right-wing opposition party was close to collapse after talks failed to resolve a bitter leadership dispute and an ex-prime minister vowed to take the battle to the courts. The contested leadership vote has thrown into turmoil ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy's UMP -- still reeling from its loss of the presidency and parliament this year -- and raised the spectre of an unprecedented split on the right. AFP PHOTO / KENZO TRIBOUILLARD (Photo credit should read KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)