Focus on France

French far right is not dead yet

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Front National leader Jean-Marie Le Pen gives his reaction to the regional election results on 14 March, 2010
Front National leader Jean-Marie Le Pen gives his reaction to the regional election results on 14 March, 2010 Reuters

The far-right Front National of Jean-Marie Le Pen has shown it is still a force to be reckoned with in French politics following its surprisingly strong showing in the first round of regional elections last Sunday. Focus on France hears from Jean-Yves Camus, a political analyst and expert in right-wing politics.