The Kremlin said the results of the first round of presidential elections...

The Kremlin said the results of the first round of presidential elections in France

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In the Kremlin with respect to the choice of the French people, said the press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov, commenting on the results of the first round of presidential elections in France. The second round of elections scheduled for may 7

Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov commented on the results of the first round of presidential elections in France, reports “RIA Novosti”. According to him, Moscow is committed to building mutually beneficial relations with Paris and with respect to the choice of the French people.

“Are supporters of building a good and mutually beneficial relations”, — said the press Secretary of the President. “We respect the choice of the French people,” — said Peskov.

France chooses: in the second round were him and Le Pen

Sunday, April 23, France passed the first round of presidential elections in the country. The results of counting 100% of the ballots took first place in the former economy Minister and founder of the political movement “Forward!” Emmanuel macron — he 23,75% support. The leader of the party “national front” Marin Le Pen has managed to get the 21,53% of the vote.

The candidate from the party “the Republicans”, the ex-Prime Minister Francois Fillon dropped out of the presidential race from 19.91% of the votes, as the candidate of the “Left front” Jean-Luc Mélenchon, who managed to score 19,64%. Fillon has already conceded defeat in the elections and said that he would vote for the Macron.

Thus, in the second round of presidential elections in France scheduled for may 7, will be attended by Le Pen and macron.



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