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French election 2017: The main candidates

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21 April 2017 Last updated at 12:32 BST

The French election takes place on 23 April, and for the first time in modern French history, the incumbent – Socialist President François Hollande – is not running for a second term because of poor ratings.

So who's going to take his place? Here's a look at the five main candidates.

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French election 2017: Who are the candidates?

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