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Watch: Macron slapped in the face

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Things haven’t exactly been going well for French president Emmanuel Macron in recent days. Earlier this week it was reported that France is launching a doomed bid during its presidency of the EU council to ban the use of English in key meetings in favour of the French language.

Now it appears that Macron has problems on his home turf.

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