Macron seeks progressive coalition for EU parliament by end 2018

French President Emmanuel Macron gestures as he speaks during the weekly cabinet meeting, following a government reshuffle the day before, at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France September 5, 2018. Ludovic Marin/Pool by Reuters

PARIS (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron wants to forge a coalition of progressives for next May’s European Parliament election by around the end of the year, a source in his office said on Wednesday. France’s Europhile leader is seeking to build a loose, pan-European campaign of like-minded progressives to hold back the tide of […]

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