France’s far-right leader Marine Le Pen to visit Chad

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On 21 March 2017 at 02:07

French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, the leader of the far-right Front National party, is to make a rare visit to Africa, a party official said.
She is travelling to Chad to meet French soldiers based there as part of the Barkhane anti-terrorism force.
Chadian opposition parties say she should be banned from visiting describing her as a champion of "fascist" policies.
It is the first time Ms Le Pen is in Africa in an official capacity. (...)

French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, the leader of the far-right Front National party, is to make a rare visit to Africa, a party official said.

She is travelling to Chad to meet French soldiers based there as part of the Barkhane anti-terrorism force.

Chadian opposition parties say she should be banned from visiting describing her as a champion of "fascist" policies.

It is the first time Ms Le Pen is in Africa in an official capacity.

Source:BBC


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