• Macron's candidate for Paris mayor quits over sexting row

    4 monthes ago - By National Post

    PARIS - French President Emmanuel Macron suffered a setback on Friday when one of his closest lieutenants, Benjamin Griveaux, pulled out of the race to become mayor of Paris after it was alleged he sent sexual images to a woman who is not his wife.
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  • Le Kompromat? Macron's candidate for Paris mayor ends race amid sexting scandal

    Le Kompromat? Macron's candidate for Paris mayor ends race amid sexting scandal

    4 monthes ago - By RT

    The Paris mayoral candidate picked by President Macron has ended his campaign a month before the election, following a sex scandal. His run was torpedoed by a self-exiled Russian shock artist, who released the compromising tapes.
    Benjamin Griveaux, who ran for the top office in France's capital with Emmanuel Macron's En Marche party, announced he was withdrawing his candidacy. He said he decided to pull out of the race to protect himself and his family from further below-the-belt attacks.
    “For over a year, my family and I have been subjected to defamatory statements, lies, anonymous...
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  • Macron ally Griveaux withdraws from Paris mayor race after sex scandal

    4 monthes ago - By National Post

    PARIS - Benjamin Griveaux, French President Emmanuel Macron's preferred candidate to become the Mayor of Paris, withdrew his candidacy on Friday following what he said were "ignoble attacks" on his private life relating to internet leaks over sexual material.
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