Emmanuel Macron has been elected to lead France as president on Sunday after winning 65.5 percent of the votes over far-right candidate Marine Le Pen.
French presidential election candidate Emmanuel Macron (left) casts his ballot, as his wife Brigitte Trogneux looks on, in Le Touquet, northern France. (AFP)
Marine Le Pen casts her ballot at a polling station in Henin-Beaumont, north-western France. (AFP)
French nationals living in Australia stand in a line as they wait to cast their votes in the presidential poll located at a polling booth located at a school in Sydney, Australia, on May 7, 2017. (Reuters)
French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron and far-right candidate Marine Le Pen before the start of a television debate in Paris on May 3, 2017. (Reuters)