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27 Oct
Marine Le Pen heavily criticized the European Union during her visit with the Hungarian prime minister in Budapest. Viktor Orban praised Le Pen and said she would help renew Europe's political right wing.
13 Nov 2020
"Absolutely not": Marine Le Pen, France's far-right leader and president of the National Rally (RN) party, is unequivocal when asked if she recognises Joe Biden as the newly-elected president-elect of America.
22 Sep 2017
The papers speculate about the future of the far-right party and Marine le Pen after her number 2 Florian Philippot dramatically quits.
8 May 2017
After a close race against far-right candidate Marine Le Pen, Emmanuel Macron has won the French presidential election, becoming the country's youngest leader. In his unorthodox private life and short political career, Macron has battled conventions and broken with traditions.
7 May 2017
Far-right French presidential hopeful Marine Le Pen casts her vote in Sunday's crucial election. Polls indicate that her rival, Emmanuel Macron, will win.
7 May 2017
Voting stations have opened in France for the second round of the presidential election. Voters have the choice of electing Marine Le Pen, or Emmanuel Macron as their leader.
6 May 2017
French presidential candidate, Emmanuel Macron's campaign said on Friday it had been the target of a "massive" computer hack that dumped its campaign emails online a day and a half before voters go to the polls to choose between the centrist and his far-right rival Marine Le Pen.
4 May 2017
Bloomberg's Caroline Connan reports on the debate between French presidential candidates Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe."
2 May 2017
French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron accuses Marine Le Pen's National Front of being "anti-France" in a blistering attack on his far-right rival.
28 Apr 2017
The media battle heats up: France's presidential hopefuls Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen are accused by the Russian and French press of denying access to them. Meanwhile, Barack Obama is criticised for accepting a $400,000 speaking gig in September.
28 Mar 2017
The first round of France's presidential election is less than a month away and one thing seems clear: far-right National Front candidate Marine Le Pen is set to reach the second round run-off.
24 Mar 2017
President Vladimir Putin meets French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen in the Kremlin, tells her Russia has no intention of interfering in France's presidential election.

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