Emmanuel Macron has beaten far-right challenger Marine Le Pen to win reelection in the French presidential election. Follow DW for the latest.
- Macron has won the election
- Incumbent president took 58.5% of the vote ahead of Marine Le Pen’s 41.5%
- Voter abstention nears record high at 28%
- German Chancellor Scholz eyes positive cooperation with Macron in French leader’s first call after reelection
Protests In Paris After Emmanuel Macron’s Election Win, Cops Use Teargas
Paris: Police sought to break up a crowd of mostly young people who had gathered in the central neighborhood of Chatelet to protest, images on Twitter showed.