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France: 'Macron isn't marching forward, he's crawling' - Le Pen launches EP election campaign02:45

France: 'Macron isn't marching forward, he's crawling' - Le Pen launches EP election campaign

France, Frejus
September 16, 2018 at 21:24 GMT +00:00 · Published

Front National leader Marine Le Pen slammed French President Emmanuel Macron for his governance as president during her campaign launch for the 2019 European Parliament election in the French town of Frejus on Sunday.

"It's increasingly obvious that Macron isn't solving problems, he's buying time. He doesn't have a grand vision, he's feeling his way. He's not marching forward, he's crawling", she said.

Le Pen stated that according to the latest Odexa polls, Front National is running "neck and neck" with Macron's leading party La Republique en Marche!

"Today, we're no longer the marginalised ones. They are. It's Mrs. Merkel who is losing more power every day. It's the stumbling Mr. Juncker. And it's Emmanuel Macron, the tightrope-walking president, who's walking over the void. It's [Alexis] Tsipras, [Jean-Luc] Melenchon's ally, who's lying down, and our friend [Matteo] Salvini who's standing up!", she said.

The next European Parliament election is expected to take place on May 23-26, 2019.

France: 'Macron isn't marching forward, he's crawling' - Le Pen launches EP election campaign02:45
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Front National leader Marine Le Pen slammed French President Emmanuel Macron for his governance as president during her campaign launch for the 2019 European Parliament election in the French town of Frejus on Sunday.

"It's increasingly obvious that Macron isn't solving problems, he's buying time. He doesn't have a grand vision, he's feeling his way. He's not marching forward, he's crawling", she said.

Le Pen stated that according to the latest Odexa polls, Front National is running "neck and neck" with Macron's leading party La Republique en Marche!

"Today, we're no longer the marginalised ones. They are. It's Mrs. Merkel who is losing more power every day. It's the stumbling Mr. Juncker. And it's Emmanuel Macron, the tightrope-walking president, who's walking over the void. It's [Alexis] Tsipras, [Jean-Luc] Melenchon's ally, who's lying down, and our friend [Matteo] Salvini who's standing up!", she said.

The next European Parliament election is expected to take place on May 23-26, 2019.

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