French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, left, and Jean-Francois Jalkh, centre, who is supposed to head the party but was forced to step down over allegedly casting doubt on the Holocaust. Photo: AP French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, left, and Jean-Francois Jalkh, centre, who is supposed to head the party but was forced to step down over allegedly casting doubt on the Holocaust. Photo: AP
French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, left, and Jean-Francois Jalkh, centre, who is supposed to head the party but was forced to step down over allegedly casting doubt on the Holocaust. Photo: AP

Le Pen’s choice to head party stands down after charges he has same views as Holocaust deniers

National Front’s history, especially when it comes to Le Pen’s father, has come back to haunt the party

French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, left, and Jean-Francois Jalkh, centre, who is supposed to head the party but was forced to step down over allegedly casting doubt on the Holocaust. Photo: AP French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, left, and Jean-Francois Jalkh, centre, who is supposed to head the party but was forced to step down over allegedly casting doubt on the Holocaust. Photo: AP
French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, left, and Jean-Francois Jalkh, centre, who is supposed to head the party but was forced to step down over allegedly casting doubt on the Holocaust. Photo: AP
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