Campaign diary: remotely for Valérie Pécresse, tested positive for Covid

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Valérie Pécresse in a meeting in front of the mayors of France, March 15, 2022 in Montrouge.

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Text by: Anne Cantener Follow

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The candidate Les Républicains had to cancel her trips and participate by video in the big political program of France 2 Thursday evening.

It was notably a question of the war in Ukraine, of the sanctions to be taken against Russia.

On the far right, Marine Le Pen is reaching out to Eric Zemmour's voters.

She invites them to join her after the first round of the presidential election, in 16 days.


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Twelve candidates are in the running for the 2022 French presidential election. © FMM graphic studio


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