The Parisian police recorded nine wounded by riots, as well as multiple destructions in storefronts and public furniture.
The first post-election polls give the Presidency of France Emmanuel Macron, former Minister of economy to be measured to Marine Le Pen in the second round of next May.
“We remain faithful to the motto: liberty, equality, fraternity.” Long live the Republic, long live the France”, said the candidate after the results to exit polls.
Exit polls results, are both candidates in the runoff on May 7. The first official results are expected.
The next newsletter will be issued by the French Ministry of the Interior to the 5 H 00 pm local time.
The right-wing candidate for the Presidency of France Marine Le Pen voted in the North of the country, where it will remain throughout the day, something unprecedented in the history of elections in France.
The EU countries come with much interest the French votes, against a possible victory of Marine Le Pen and Jean-Luc Mélenchon.
In Paris they came out into the streets two days after the terrorist attack that left three people dead and a few hours to start the presidential elections.
This Saturday, the candidates for the Presidency of France shall refrain from making public statements or called to vote.