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French presidential election candidate for the En Marche ! movement Emmanuel Macron leaves a polling station after casting his vote in Le Touquet, northern France, on May 7, 2017, during the second round of the French presidential election. / AFP PHOTO / Patrick KOVARIK        (Photo credit should read PATRICK KOVARIK/AFP/Getty Images)
French presidential election candidate for the En Marche ! movement Emmanuel Macron leaves a polling station after casting his vote in Le Touquet, northern France, on May 7, 2017, during the second round of the French presidential election. / AFP PHOTO / Patrick KOVARIK        (Photo credit should read PATRICK KOVARIK/AFP/Getty Images)

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Macron triumphs over Le Pen in French election

Emmanuel Macron will become France's next president, defeating his far-right rival Marine Le Pen by a wide margin, according to exit estimates compiled by Elabe for CNN's French affiliate BFM.

Macron triumphs over Le Pen in French election

Emmanuel Macron will become France's next president, defeating his far-right rival Marine Le Pen by a wide margin, according to exit estimates compiled by Elabe for CNN's French affiliate BFM.