French Presidential Elections

Netanyahu Phones Macron to Congratulate Over Win

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday called Emmanuel Macron to congratulate him on his victory in the French presidential elections and pledged to work closely with him.


Voter Turnout High in French Presidential Elections

PARIS (AP) – France’s Interior Ministry says the voter turnout so far in the first round of the presidential election is about the same as it was in 2012, when turnout was high. At midday Sunday (local time), the ministry


French Socialists Cast First-Round Votes To Select Presidential Candidate

PARIS (AP) — French left-wing voters are casting ballots in a nationwide presidential primary aimed at producing a candidate strong enough to confront formidable conservative and nationalist rivals in the April-May general election. Seven candidates from the Socialist Party and