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French election: Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron lock horns in TV debate – as it happened

Centrist Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen, of the far-right Front National, go head to head before Sunday’s decisive second-round vote to choose France’s next president<p>French election: Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron trade insults in TV debate – full report

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French election: Macron hailed as winner of bruising Le Pen TV debate

Majority of French people polled feel that centrist candidate outperformed far right leader in ill-tempered clash<p>Emmanuel Macron appeared to have kept his frontrunner status against Marine Le Pen after a bruising live TV presidential debate days before the final vote this weekend in which the …

Europe

At Stake in France’s Election: What It Means to Be French

PARIS — On April 23, France’s voters avoided the most dangerous of traps: a red-brown runoff between two authoritarian demagogues — Jean-Luc Mélenchon on the far left and Marine Le Pen on the far right. Both offered similarly reckless policies: Exit the European Union and NATO. Adopt economic …

Europe

On the French Election

Emmanuel Macron defeated Marine Le Pen in the French presidential election.<p><i>Follow The New York Times Opinion section on Facebook and Twitter, and sign up for the Opinion Today newsletter.</i><p><i>Patrick Chappatte is an editorial cartoonist for The New York Times. View more of his work, visit his website or</i> …

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The Latest: Trump calls France's Macron to offer congrats

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French presidential election (all times local):<p>9:40 p.m.<p>U.S. President Donald Trump has called French President-elect Emmanuel Macron to congratulate him.<p>White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Monday that Trump had spoken with Macron.<p>Trump tweeted congratulations to …

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Macron Defeats Le Pen in French Election: Pictures