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France’s election marathon enters final stretch as overseas territories vote

Voting has opened for France’s overseas territories in the second round of parliamentary elections. The run-off votes, to take place in mainland France on Sunday, are expected to herald a landslide for Emmanuel Macron. People in Guadeloupe, Martinique, Guiana and other overseas French territories headed to the polls on Saturday in the parliamentary run-off vote. […]

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The ‘perfect battle’: Le Pen v Macron and their very different visions for France

Centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen, will go head-to-head in Wednesday’s eagerly awaited live TV debate in front of millions of French viewers. Their two very different visions of France mean clashes are inevitable. Earlier in the election campaign French geographer and author Christophe Gully was asked to describe what a […]