French Markets Surge After Euro Withstands Attack From the Right - New York Times
Marine Le Pen, one of two remaining candidates for the French presidency, in Henin-Beaumont, France
, on Sunday. She has long disdained the euro as a malevolent threat to prosperity. Credit Alain Jocard/Agence France
-Presse — Getty Images. LONDON ...
In France, Voters Swept Away Mainstream Presidential Candidates - NPR
Twitter Facebook Instagram. Voters replaced candidates from the left and right parties which have dominated French politics for decades with outside candidates. There will be a runoff to determine who leads France
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France, James Comey, Uber: Your Monday Briefing - The New York ... - New York Times
Emmanuel Macron, a pro-European centrist, was the top candidate in the first round of the French presidential election on Sunday. Credit Eric Feferberg/Agence ...
Macron and Le Pen are now in a battle for the soul of France - Los Angeles TimesFrance's
far-right leader Marine Le Pen took her party to within reach of power on Sunday with a second-place finish in the country's presidential election that catapulted her into a runoff with centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron. The result pits the ...
Centrist Macron vs. far-right Le Pen in fight to lead France - Minneapolis Star Tribune
PARIS — Centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right populist Marine Le Pen advanced Sunday to a runoff in France's
presidential election, remaking the country's political landscape and setting up a showdown over its participation in the European Union.
France's left-wing Mélenchon admits defeat despite late surge - FRANCE 24
Far-left presidential hopeful Jean-Luc Mélenchon garnered 19.6% of votes in the first round of French elections on Sunday, a breakthrough for the firebrand France
Insoumise (Unsubmissive France
) candidate but not enough to carry him to the run-off.
Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen Advance in French Election - New York Times
PARIS — In France's
most consequential election in recent history, voters on Sunday chose Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen to go to a runoff to determine the next president, official returns showed. One is a political novice, the other a far-right ...
"Typical North Korea," Trump's 100-Day Plan, and France votes - CBS NewsFrance
voted for change last night in their presidential election. Both of the candidates who made it through to the runoff vote next month are mavericks. Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen have both bucked the powerful French establishment, but in very ...
Trump Was Wrong About France - The Atlantic
“The people of France
will not take much more of this,” he wrote on Twitter. “Will have a big effect on presidential election!” It seemed like the American president was implicitly backing one of the leading candidates in that election, the National ...
Historic election 'drubbing' for France's Socialists - FRANCE 24France's
beleaguered Socialist party suffered a severe and demoralising defeat in the first round of the French presidential election Sunday, a result that could spell disaster for the century-old party, according to analysts. The party's candidate ...