French election 2017: The main candidates

French election 2017: The main candidates
French election 2017: The main candidates

The French election takes place on 23 April, and for the first time in modern French history, the incumbent - Socialist President François Hollande - is not running for a second term because of poor ratings.

So who's going to take his place? Here's a look at the five main candidates.

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