Immigration key issue in French election

Presidential candidates calling for tougher laws for immigration in order to appeal to the mood of the public.

    The French presidential election campaign enters its final stages as all the candidates hold their final campaign rallies, with the first round of voting scheduled for Sunday.
     
    Along with the economy, immigration has become an issue for the electorate.
     
    Al Jazeera's Jacky Rowland reports from the port of Marsielle where half of the population have parents who were born outside France.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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