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Former President Nicolas Sarkozy, who had not spoken publicly since Emmanuel Macron's choice to dissolve the National Assembly, believes in Le Journal du Dimanche that the dissolution is “a major risk” for France “as for the president” and that it could possibly plunge the nation into “chaos”. Follow the most recent information from the early legislative election marketing campaign due to our liveblog.

Former President of the Republic Nicolas Sarkozy, June 21, 2019 in Paris
Former President of the Republic Nicolas Sarkozy, June 21, 2019 in Paris AFP

The important :

  • Former President Nicolas Sarkozy, who had not spoken publicly since Emmanuel Macron's choice to dissolve the National Assembly, believes in Le Journal du Dimanche that the dissolution is “a major risk” for France “as for the president” and that it could possibly plunge the nation into “chaos”.

  • Candidates for the legislative elections within the 577 constituencies have till 6 p.m. Sunday to submit their declaration of candidacy to the prefecture for the primary spherical on June 30. Dissident candidates on the left, native alliances between the correct and the bulk, rallying of LR to the RN… every thing needs to be recognized on Sunday night, if not essentially clear after a number of days of confusion.

The necessities of the day earlier than:

  • Some 640,000 individuals in France, together with 250,000 in Paris, marched in the course of the demonstrations, introduced the CGT, which counted 182 rallies all through the nation. For the Ministry of the Interior, there have been 250,000 individuals nationally, 75,000 in Paris. Other processions are deliberate for Sunday, in keeping with the unions, notably in Lyon.

  • La France insoumise supplied itself a renewed stress by unveiling its investitures for the legislative elections, together with that of Adrien Quatennens, convicted of home violence, however with out a number of historic figures of the celebration reminiscent of Alexis Corbière or Raquel Garrido, labeled as rebellious.

  • Former President of the Republic François Hollande is a socialist candidate for the New Popular Front within the legislative elections in 1D Corrèze constituency. An try which follows within the footsteps of that of Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, the one president of the Fifth Republic to turn out to be a easy deputy once more after his mandate.

  • Gabriel Attal promised on Saturday a number of measures in favor of buying energy within the occasion of victory of the presidential camp, promising specifically a discount within the electrical energy invoice in winter, the institution of extra public medical health insurance and exemption from transport prices. notaries for first-time consumers.

With AFP and Reuters


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