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Macron's Gambit, 'lame ducks' at the G7?

Macron’s Gambit, ‘lame geese’ on the G7? © France24

It’s been per week of political aftershock in France, after the earthquake that was President Macron’s sudden name for snap elections. His gambit, in testing the far proper’s EU election triumph and his banking on it being only a signal of voter frustration is an “all the chips” on the desk second and early polls counsel the National Rally are heading in the right direction for victory. Meanwhile, an ‘electionally challenged’ G7 gathers in Italy.

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