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Brussels mulls Macron first round victory

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By Euronews
Brussels mulls Macron first round victory

<p>The day after the night before.</p> <p>And there is only one topic of conversation in the bars and cafes of Brussels’ EU district.</p> <p>Officials, diplomats and lobbyists can talk about little else: the French presidential election and the prospects for Emmanuel Macron as he prepares to face off against Marine Le Pen of the Front National.</p> <p>EU officials, such as Jean Claude Juncker and Federica Mogherini, have taken the unprecedented step of endorsing Macron by congratulating him on his first round victory.</p>