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Macron seen beating Le Pen by smaller margin in 2022 French presidential poll
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Macron seen beating Le Pen by smaller margin in 2022 French presidential poll

  • Macron and Le Pen would easily qualify for the runoff after picking up about 25% each in the first round scheduled for April 2022, far ahead of other rivals. Macron would go on to defeat Le Pen with 53% of the votes versus 47%.
  • "Centre-left voters are disappointed, that's for sure," one minister, speaking on condition of anonymity, told Reuters.
Published 08 Mar, 2021 07:03pm