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Macron To Be Inaugurated President On Sunday: Francois Hollande

Emmanuel Macron will be inaugurated as France's next leader on Sunday at the Elysee palace, outgoing President Francois Hollande told French television

Macron To Be Inaugurated President On Sunday: Francois Hollande

Emmanuel Macron will be inaugurated as President by his political mentor Francois Hollande (AFP)

Paris: Emmanuel Macron will be inaugurated as France's next leader on Sunday at the Elysee palace, outgoing President Francois Hollande told French television.

Hollande was speaking on the sidelines of a ceremony in Paris on Monday the day after Macron, a pro-EU centrist, won a resounding victory over far-right rival Marine Le Pen.

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