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Macron was speaking on behalf of Europe in the USA

French president Emmanuel Macron has managed to present himself as a new dynamic European leader, able to speak on behalf of Europe during the negotiations with U.S. President Donald Trump, RISS expert Sergey SAVUSHKIN said.  “The fact is that France is the only country possessing nuclear weapons after Brexit. Having a nuclear status and pursuing an active diplomatic policy in the international arena, Macron takes the right to speak on behalf of the entire European community”, he explained.

French Voters Gave Macron Unprecedented Trust Credit

Ludmila Vorobyova

The new president turned the French political system on its head

The EU is Trying to Resume Dialogue With Russia Through the French President

Nadezhda None Uzunova

To establish Moscow-Paris-Brussels contacts won’t be easy

RISS Director on Edouard Philippe's appointment as French Prime Minister

47-year-old Mayor of Le Havre Edouard Philippe began his political career in the ranks of the Socialist party, but later joined the “Union for the Presidential Majority”, which in 2015 became the party “The Republicans”.

France between presidential and parliamentary elections

On Sunday, May 14, French President Francois Hollande will hand over power to leader of the En Marche! movement Emmanuel Macron, who took 66% of the vote in the presidential election against the leader of the National Front party Marine Le Pen, who gained 34% of the vote. Now France lives in anticipation of the parliamentary elections, the new president's policy will largely depend on which.

RISS Director on the results of the presidential elections in France

The season of political struggle in the Fifth Republic is not over

Why Macron's Warning of 'Frexit' Nothing But a Planned Election 'Circus Act'

Emmanuel Macron, the front-runner in the French presidential election, has recently called on the EU to reform or face the prospect of "Frexit." Political analysts called the urge a "showy volte-face" and "change of shoes" and explained what it is actually aimed at.