Emmanuel Macron declares victory in French presidential election, which has swept Europe


Emmanuel Macron is reelected as President of France and defeats far-right candidate Marine Le Pen

Incumbent French President Emmanuel Macron was re-elected for the second term, beating the far-right candidate Marine Le Pen with a 58.2% turnout. According to the Ipsos-Sopra Steria polling agency, Le Pen, the leader of the National Rally, received an estimated 41.8% of the votes. Macron, 44, pro-EU […]