By 21 South News Staff | 2331 22 April 2017
French Presidential Election Kick Off
First round of Presidential election is Kick Off amid high security after Paris police shot dead by ISIS member. 47 Million people are voting for their new president and future of
fifth largest economy of the world.
France deploy 50000 police and 7000 soldiers across the country.
French election 2017: Marine Le Pen leading the race as polls open
By Rory Mulholland,
Polls have opened in the first round of France’s mostunpredictable and high-stakes presidential election in decades,with far-Right leader Marine Le Pen and the maverick centrist Emmanuel Macron leading the field.
A Le Pen victory could lead to the collapse of the European Union, experts warn, but after the victory of Donald Trump in the US and the Brexit vote in Britain most agree that there is no safe bet in the French race.
Marine Le Pen leading the race as polls open
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