The Heat: French election sees Macron, Le Pen victorious

The Heat

There can only be two – and after a tight first round election in France, those two are centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron and the far-right Marine Le Pen. Now, they face off to see who will be the next president of France.

CGTN’s Kate Parkinson reports from Paris.

The Heat: French election sees Macron, Le Pen victorious Pt 1

There can only be two – and after a tight first round election in France, those two are centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron and the far-right Marine Le Pen. CGTN’s Kate Parkinson reports from Paris.

To discuss the outlook for the French presidency:

    • Erin Zaleski, the Paris correspondent for The Daily Beast.
    • Remi Piet, a research associate in the European Union Center at the University of Miami.
    • Yasser Louati, a French human rights activist.
    • Ansgar Graw, senior political correspondent for Germany’s Die Welt newspaper.

The Heat: French election sees Macron, Le Pen victorious Pt 2

To discuss the outlook for the French presidency is Erin Zaleski, the Paris correspondent for The Daily Beast, Remi Piet, a research associate in the European Union Center at the University of Miami, Yasser Louati, a French human rights activist and Ansgar Graw, senior political correspondent for Germany’s Die Welt newspaper.


The Heat: French election sees Macron, Le Pen victorious Pt 3

To discuss the outlook for the French presidency is Erin Zaleski, the Paris correspondent for The Daily Beast, Remi Piet, a research associate in the European Union Center at the University of Miami, Yasser Louati, a French human rights activist and Ansgar Graw, senior political correspondent for Germany’s Die Welt newspaper.

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(Translation: Overview of the results: Leading candidate in each area)