Canada separatist party voted out of office

Election defeat is major setback to party seeking statehood for French-speaking province of Quebec.

    Pauline Marois, the leader of Parti Quebecois, a Canadian separatist party, has resigned after her party was defeated in an early election.

    The vote is a major setback for those in Quebec province who want to separate from Canada and create a new French-speaking state.

    Al Jazeera's Dominic Kane reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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