Defeated right-wing candidate Francois Fillon urged voters to support leading candidate Emmanuel Macron on the second round of the French presidential vote.
Fillon spoke about 40 minutes after the exit poll result was announced, keeping him away from the second round finalists, as he received a 19,5% of the estimated vote.
"Despite all my efforts, my determination, I have not been able to convince you. The obstacles on my way were too many and too cruel," he said.
" I assume my responsibiliti...


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