The head of the Corsican nationalists said that after the second round of local elections, they would send a letter to Paris proposing a compromise solution to endowing Corsica with more authority. Gilles Simeoni notes that the main goal of the Corsicans is independence.
The question of Corsica is a question of our social and political importance. We hope that Paris will start such a dialogue with us.
The results of the first round of elections in Corsica: the party advocating the preservation of Corsica under the Parisian jurisdiction, received only 15% of votes. For the Alliance for Corsica, the core of which are local nationalists, scored more than 44% of votes. December 10 held the second round of elections.