Right-wing presidential candidate Le Pen backtracks on French EU exit
Front National leader backs ‘dual currency’ and EU renegotiation
FAR RIGHT FRENCH PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE Marie Le Pen has diluted her opposition to the European Union framework months ahead of crucial national elections.
Moderate European leaders fear further destabilisation of continental cooperation if the anti-immigrant party comes to power.
Positioning herself ahead of the votes in April and May, Le Pen distanced herself from a pledge to leave the European Union.