French President Emmanuel Macron waves after voting in the French parliamentary elections in Le Touquet, northern France on Sunday. Photo: EPA-EFE
French President Emmanuel Macron waves after voting in the French parliamentary elections in Le Touquet, northern France on Sunday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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Emmanuel Macron’s majority in doubt after first round of French parliament vote

  • Macron’s ‘Ensemble’ alliance neck-and-neck with left-wing coalition NUPES after first round vote
  • Losing his outright majority could curtail French president’s ability to carry out his reforms

French President Emmanuel Macron waves after voting in the French parliamentary elections in Le Touquet, northern France on Sunday. Photo: EPA-EFE
French President Emmanuel Macron waves after voting in the French parliamentary elections in Le Touquet, northern France on Sunday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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