Macron visits French town Vichy as World War II polemic enters presidential race • FRANCE 24

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French leader Emmanuel Macron visited the seat of the French collaborationist government during World War II on Wednesday, becoming the first president to step foot in the town of Vichy in more than 60 years.

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