News Alert: Centrist Macron on course to become French president after beating back populist tide, projections show

Vote projections, which have been accurate in previous French elections, showed centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron with a substantial lead over far-right leader Marine Le Pen. If the results hold, Macron will become the youngest French leader since Napoleon – and Europe’s leaders will breathe a sigh of relief.

 
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News Alert Sun., May. 07, 2017 2:04 p.m.
 
 
Centrist Macron on course to become French president after beating back populist tide, projections show
Vote projections, which have been accurate in previous French elections, showed centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron with a substantial lead over far-right leader Marine Le Pen. If the results hold, Macron will become the youngest French leader since Napoleon – and Europe’s leaders will breathe a sigh of relief.
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