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New French president Emmanuel Macron’s Europeanist policies are critical to the success of his economic programme. Photo: Reuters

Can Emmanuel Macron pull it off?

4 min read . 11 May 2017
If a coalition of parties opposed to Emmanuel Macron’s En Marche! movement were to win and appoint a prime minister, he would find himself in virtually a titular role, with a hostile prime minister holding most executive powers. Photo: AFP