French presidential election results are in! Winner prevails in landslide victory.

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Emmanuel Macron will win the French presidency in a landslide election that took place on Sunday.  He defeated far-right nationalist Marine Le Pen, according to early projections.

Macron, 39, a former investment banker who’s centrist policies helped him to crush France’s mainstream parties, is no doubt a relief to European allies who were warning that Le Pen would bring a Donald Trump-like shake-up which would affect the whole of Europe.

Previously, Macron served for two years as economy minister. He will now go on to become France’s youngest leader since Napoleon.

C_PiyBzXUAIBF_oWithin minutes of polling stations closing at 8 p.m. (2 p.m. ET), projections showed Macron beating Le Pen by around 65 percent to 35.

Macron belongs to the National Front party. The party harbors anti-immigrant policies which likely led to his victory.

Macron received the endorsement of Barack Obama.

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