French elections: Le Pen and Macron face off

French elections: Le Pen and Macron face off in French elections as far right Le Pen gains ground, election set to be a tight race.

Could Marine Le Pen win the French elections?

What is happening?

What are the facts?

Perspective
  • Marine Le Pen gained ground in first round of presidential elections on Sunday.
  • The far-right candidate will face President Macron for the top job. 
  • They battled it out five years ago, but results suggest Macron is now facing a tougher fight. 
  • Final vote on 24 April.
  • Le Pen is a far-right candidate, President Macron is a centrist. 

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