French Presidential Election

Friday, July 28, 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017

Russian intelligence claimed to have used Facebook to spy on Emmanuel Macron

Russian intelligence 'used Facebook to spy on Emmanuel Macron's campaign'

Russian intelligence 'used Facebook to spy on Emmanuel Macron's campaign'

Reuters reports intelligence officials created roughly 24 fake profiles to spy on associates of the French President during his campaign

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Far-right in France - What happens now, after Emmanuel Macron's election win?

Marine Le Pen may be beaten - but her far-right movement is still growing

Marine Le Pen may be beaten - but her far-right movement is still growing

France voted to reject far-right values and policies with the defeat of Marine Le Pen on Monday

Monday, May 8, 2017

Monday, May 8, 2017

'Emmanuel Macron will be more beneficial to the UK than Marine Le Pen', says journalist

'Emmanuel Macron will be better for Brexit than Marine Le Pen', says journalist

'Emmanuel Macron will be better for Brexit than Marine Le Pen', says journalist

The Telegraph's Europe editor Peter Foster believes Emmanuel Macron won't accept Theresa May's vision of Brexit

Brexit group insults Emmanuel Macron after he wins the French presidency

Nigel Farage-backed Brexit group insults Emmanuel Macron after victory over Marine Le Pen

Nigel Farage-backed Brexit group insults Emmanuel Macron

Leave.EU blasted France's president-elect on Twitter, saying the French had 'rolled over like they did in 1940'

'Election shows how divided France has become', says freelance journalist

'Marine Le Pen election push shows how divided France has become', says freelance journalist

'Election shows how divided France has become', says freelance journalist

Emmanuel Macron has won the French election, beating out rival Marine Le Pen to the presidency

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Marine Le Pen accused of plagiarising Francois Fillon at rally

Marine Le Pen accused of plagiarising Francois Fillon at May Day rally

Marine Le Pen accused of plagiarising Francois Fillon at May Day rally

French news media noted a speech given by the former Front National leader on Monday was similar to a speech given by Fillon before the first round

Monday, April 24, 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017

'In a few years Marine Le Pen will tell the public they may as well try the National Front', says professor

'Marine Le Pen won't win this time - but in five years it might be a different story'

'Marine Le Pen won't win this time - but in five years it might be different'

Professor Matthew Goodwin believes Emmanuel Macron is likely to win the French Presidential election, but he won't hold on to power for long

French elections: 'Emmanuel Macron will struggle to get majority if he wins election', says Daily Telegraph journalist

'Emmanuel Macron may beat Marine Le Pen - but he'll struggle to win majority'

'Emmanuel Macron may beat Marine Le Pen - but he'll struggle to win majority'

Peter Foster, the Europe editor for The Daily Telegraph, spoke to Paul Ross about the En Marche! leader's win in the first round of the French election

French elections: Nigel Farage goes for Emmanuel Macron on Twitter

Nigel Farage attacks Marine Le Pen rival Emmanuel Macron

Nigel Farage attacks Marine Le Pen rival Emmanuel Macron

The former UKIP leader has been a vocal critic of the En Marche! party leader

French elections: Riots in Paris after Marine Le Pen advances to second round

French elections: Riots in Paris after Marine Le Pen advances to second round

French elections: Riots in Paris after Marine Le Pen advances to second round

Demonstrators took to the streets to protest the Front National leader's victory in the first round

'If Marine Le Pen wins, we'll blame the Russians' - Twitter reacts to Front National Leader's first round vote success

Marine Le Pen: France reacts with horror to 'nightmare' election

Marine Le Pen: France reacts with horror to 'nightmare' election

The leader of the Front National will go head-to-head with Emmanuel Macron in the second and final round of voting

Friday, April 21, 2017

Friday, April 21, 2017

'For Marine Le Pen, the Paris shooting came at the right time,', says French politics professor

Paris terror attack came at perfect time for Marine Le Pen, says French politics expert

Paris shooting came at perfect time for Marine Le Pen, says politics expert

Dr David Lees spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the fallout from last night's attack

Paris shooting: 'The only result from the terror attack is we cease to talk about politics', says journalist

Paris terror attack hasn't boosted Marine Le Pen election chances, says journalist

Paris attack hasn't boosted Marine Le Pen election chances, says journalist

Claude Askolovitch, who works for Slate.fr in France, spoke to Paul Ross about the shooting on the Champs-Elysees on Thursday night

Paris shooting: Gunman was reportedly being investigated for terrorism links, local media reports

Paris shooting: Gunman was under investigation for terrorism links, local media reports

Paris gunman 'was being investigated over terror links'

Islamic State have said one of its 'fighters' was responsible for the incident

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Marine Le Pen promises Front National will be defender of Jews on campaign trail

Marine Le Pen strives to rebrand Front National as Jewish defence party

Marine Le Pen strives to rebrand Front National as Jewish defence party

Her party has been associated with anti-Semitism for years, and since she took over, Le Pen has tried to change this

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Marine Le Pen to lose French election, according to polls

Marine Le Pen to lose French election, according to polls

Marine Le Pen to lose French election, according to polls

Emmanuel Macron would appear to be set to for a win over the Front National leader in a new poll released on Tuesday

Friday, March 24, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

Marine Le Pen has a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow

Marine Le Pen meets Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow

Marine Le Pen meets Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow

Russian media is reporting the Russian government reserves the right to meet with any politician

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Russia Today hit back at Emmanuel Macron 'fake news' claims

Russia Today hits back at Emmanuel Macron 'fake news' claims

Russia Today hits back at Emmanuel Macron 'fake news' claims

The allegations that the broadcaster published 'fake news' reports to affect Macron's support have been resoundingly denied by RT

Monday, February 13, 2017

Monday, February 13, 2017

Emmanuel Macron campaign a target for Russian fake news campaign, claims party chief

French presidential candidate 'attacked by fake news from Russia' ahead of Marine Le Pen fight

'French Corbyn' has been targeted by Russian fake news, claims party chief

Richard Ferrand, secretary-general of Macron's En Marche! (Onwards!) party, claimed that Russia Today and Sputnik are attempting to swing public opinion against him

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

George Galloway believes Benoit Hamon has 'a real chance of winning the French Presidential election'

George Galloway backs 'French Jeremy Corbyn' to beat Marine Le Pen to presidency

George Galloway backs 'French Jeremy Corbyn' to win presidency

Benoit Hamon has been chosen as the Socialist Party candidate in France's presidential election

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Immigration: 'The UK owes a bigger debt of gratitude to Commonwealth countries than the EU', says George Galloway

George Galloway: Brexit will be an irrelevance if Marine Le Pen wins French presidency

George Galloway: Brexit will be an irrelevance if Le Pen wins French presidency

George believes a Le Pen victory could bring the entire EU crashing down

Monday, November 21, 2016

Monday, November 21, 2016

'If Marine Le Pen won, it would most likely be the end of the EU,' says political editor after Sarkozy is defeated in French primary

'If Marine Le Pen won, it would most likely be the end of the EU,' says political editor after Sarkozy is defeated in French primary

'If Marine Le Pen won, it'd most likely be the end of the EU,' says editor

John Peet, political editor of The Economist, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer after Nicolas Sarkozy conceded defeat in the race to choose the French conservative presidential candidate