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Voting begins in France to choose new parliament

AFP , Sunday 11 Jun 2017
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Polling stations opened in France on Sunday for the first round of parliamentary elections with President Emmanuel Macron's centrist party hoping to secure a clear majority.

Voting will end in most of the country at 6:00 pm (1600 GMT) with polling stations in the largest cities staying open until 8:00 pm (1800 GMT). The second round takes place next Sunday.

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