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Macron wins first round, with Left behind

The coalition of President Emmanuel Macron’s party won, this Sunday, the first round of the legislative elections in France, with the leftist coalition in second place. According to the final results released this evening, Emmanuel Macron’s Ensemble! .116…
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French left seeks to challenge Macron in parliament elections

France began voting in the first round of parliamentary elections on Sunday, with a resurgent and newly unified left seeking to thwart President Emmanuel Macron’s plans for reform. Elections for the 577 seats in the lower house National Assembly are a two-round…
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Macron, Le Pen in battle for support of right

French President Emmanuel Macron is seeking togain ground onfar-right leader Marine Le Pen ahead of a possible duel in 2022 elections by seizing voteson the right, with a tough-talking interior minister and a bill cracking down on radical…
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Macron 'stable' after virus infection: presidency

French President Emmanuel Macron, who has tested positive for the coronavirus, is in stable condition, and examinations had given reassuring results, a statement from his office said Saturday. Macron, who is working in self-isolation from an official residence outside…
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Chechen strongman calls Macron 'terrorist' provoking Muslims

Chechnya’s strongman leader Ramzan Kadyrov on Tuesday accused Emmanuel Macron of provoking Muslims and compared the French leader to a “terrorist.” In a strongly-worded statement, the head of Russia’s Muslim-majority southern region condemned…