The co-founder of France's far-right National Front, Jean-Marie Le Pen, faces trial for inciting racial hatred over a swipe at a Jewish singer that was seen as anti-Semitic, judicial sources said.. EurActiv Also reported by •DNA
PARIS (AP) — France’s far-right National Front has refused to let Jean-Marie Le Pen, the party’s co-founder, attend a meeting, blocking him at the gate on his 89th birthday. Le Pen, whose.. Seattle Times Also reported by •FOXNews.com
President Emmanuel Macron's fledgling party is set to trounce France's traditional main parties in a parliamentary election. Projections after the first round showed on Sunday that his party should.. Source: Wochit News -
Far-right leader Marine Le Pen's drubbing in France's presidential election delighted Moussa Koité, the rector of a cavernous mosque concealed behind a nondescript storefront near the city's train.. Source: Wochit News -
For many in France, Emmanuel Macron’s decisive victory over Marine Le Pen sparked a wave of enthusiasm and optimism. Nevertheless, the country remains politically fractured. On the one hand, voters.. Source: Euronews English -
France has a new President-elect after a landslide victory that handed Emmanuel Macron the reins to the world's sixth-largest economy. The independent centrist beat his rival Marine Le Pen from the.. Source: Wochit News -
Marine Le Pen should step down as leader of France’s far-right National Front (FN) after disappointing results in the presidential and parliamentary elections, her father who founded the.. France 24 Also reported by •Reuters •DNA
Failed French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen's niece Marion Marechal-Le Pen has decided not to stand for re-election in June's legislative elections, a move that lays bare the divisions in the.. DNA
Paris (AFP) May 7, 2017
Marine Le Pen took her crushing defeat in France's presidential election with trademark combativeness, saying her "historic" score confirmed her party's status as France's.. Terra Daily
By Aline Robert
(EurActiv) — Just one year after making his big political gamble, Emmanuel Macron was elected president of France with more than 65% of the vote on Sunday (7 May).
Macron’s.. Eurasia Review
By Rupert Wright
After probably the most personal and vitriolic campaign in its history, the French presidential election closed Sunday night with exit polls predicting a win for Emmanuel Macron,.. Eurasia Review
By Joshua Cole, University of Michigan
In the second round of the French presidential election, extremism lost.
It is less clear what won.
Estimates after the polls closed on May 7 had.. Huffington Post
As noted earlier, following Macron's victory the reaction in key FX crosses and pairs has been very subdued, suggesting today's outcome was no surprise to traders at least in terms of technical.. Zero Hedge