It also showed that voters found Macron more convincing than Le Pen in Wednesday's televised debate, confirming the general impression conveyed in earlier polls and reinforcing Macron's status as the favourite to win on Sunday. "I'm not going to lament our democracy", he said. Protesters threw eggs at Le Pen as she visited a town in the western region of Brittany, C-News television reported.
European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker's chief spokesman dismissed May's comments as electioneering. The comments came after European Council President Donald Tusk said Brexit talks will become "impossible" if emotions are allowed to run unchecked.
If coverage is interrupted for more than 63 days, however, insurers can charge people a 30 percent penalty over their premium for one year. I am particularly appalled that President Donald Trump and my Republican colleagues have proven all too willing to turn their backs on our country's women by endangering their maternity and prenatal care and allowing insurers to deny preventive health care services like mammograms and gynecological exams.
Two weeks ago the prime minister called the surprise June general election to strengthen her mandate as she heads into European Union negotiations, and she is well aware Brexit will be on many voters' minds on Thursday. She told the BBC: "As a party we will learn from this, we will grow and we will move forward and we will continue to be positive". The results of local elections across Scotland will be announced later as counting gets under way.
Platinum gained 0.6 percent to $897.55, after touching $890.50, its lowest since December. Sterling declined against dollar on Wednesday as sterling came under selling pressure as nerves around Brexit negotiations and firmer dollar across the board weighed on Sterling.
The White House said in a statement that Trump would meet with both Netanyahu and Abbas during the visit, but gave no specifics concerning dates. Like previous US leaders, Trump faces numerous obstacles in the long-shot bid. In the West Bank, the main focus appears to be a hunger strike by hundreds of Palestinian prisoners held by Israel, now in its 18th day. As Abbas and Trump met, several thousand Palestinians attended a solidarity rally for the prisoners, with speakers calling for a ...