France

'I didn't vote with conviction for Macron'

Al Jazeera speaks to people in Paris about their mixed emotions over Emmanuel Macron's presidential win on Sunday.

Opinion

Macron, Trump and the Middle East

Emmanuel Macron’s election victory will test US-French relations in the Middle East.

Joe Macaron

by Joe Macaron

Joe Macaron

French elections 2017

French election: What does Emmanuel Macron stand for?

The centrist's pledge to cut state spending has earned him the distrust of many on the French left.

French election: What does Emmanuel Macron stand for?

Emmanuel Macron

European leaders welcome Macron's victory

Relief as Macron beats far-right Marine Le Pen, while Putin urges president-elect to 'join forces' to ensure security.

Emmanuel Macron

Macron: 'Tonight, you won. France won'

Tens of thousands attend celebration party to welcome 39-year-old Emmanuel Macron as the republic's new president.

Macron: 'Tonight, you won. France won'

Opinion

Macron, Putin and the boomerang effect

How the Kremlin's hackers managed to spoil Moscow's relations with the new French president even before he was elected.

Roman Dobrokhotov

by Roman Dobrokhotov

Roman Dobrokhotov

Emmanuel Macron

Who is Emmanuel Macron?

Incoming president faces challenges from reforming the economy to winning the trust of voters who shunned the election.

French elections 2017

Emmanuel Macron elected next French president

Centrist candidate beats out far-right rival Marine Le Pen, just one year after establishing En Marche! movement.

French elections 2017

French vote for new president in crucial election

Independent centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen vie for the top job at the Elysee Palace.

French elections 2017

Five things you need to know about France's vote

For the first time in modern history, neither candidate in the decisive second round is from the mainstream parties.

Five things you need to know about France's vote

France

'Neither Macron nor Le Pen interests me'

Parisians explain how they will vote in Sunday's presidential election, and why.

'Neither Macron nor Le Pen interests me'

Human Rights

Roma Holocaust survivor: Civil war if Le Pen wins

Raymond Gureme, 91, reflects on his time in concentration camps and warns against a far-right presidency.

Roma Raymond Gureme warns of civil war if Le Pen wins

French elections 2017

France warns against spreading leaked Macron data

Nine gigabytes of data from French presidential candidate's team posted online, just over 24 hours before elections.

French elections 2017

Email leak rattles Macron campaign before French vote

Nine gigabytes of data from French presidential candidate's team posted online in final hours of campaigning.

#MacronLeaks: Macron's campaign hit by hacking attack

French elections 2017

France: Who are Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen?

French voters will choose between two radically different candidates to lead their country.

France: Who are Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen?