PARIS, April 23, 2017 - Emmanuel Macron, French presidential candidate for the On the Move (En Marche) movement, delivers a speech at a rally after the first round of French presidential election in Paris, France on April 23, 2017. Centrist candidate and former minister of economy Emmanuel Macron and far-right candidate Marine Le Pen on Sunday came out on top in the first round of the French presidential election, according to projections by polling agencies and official partial results. The two leading candidates are set to face off in the runoff on May 7.
HENIN-BEAUMONT (FRANCE), April 23, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Marine Le Pen (C), far-right National Front (FN) party presidential candidate, greets her supporters at a rally after the first round of French presidential election in Henin-Beaumont, France on April 23, 2017.
Right-wing conservative candidate and former prime minister Francois Fillon conceded defeat Sunday night, and vowed to vote for Macron in the runoff on May 7.Francois Fillon, The Republicans (Les Republicans) party presidential candidate, delivers a speech at a rally after the first round of French presidential election