NEWS ALERT: Emmanuel Macron dissolves the National Assembly

09 June 2024 / Jerome Goulon

Following the catastrophic score of the presidential majority in the European elections, the Renaissance list being estimated at 14% of the votes, far behind that of the RN (33%), the President of the Republic has just announced live the dissolution of the Assembly national. The first round of legislative elections will take place on June 30, the second round on July 7.

This is the sixth time in the history of the Fifth Republic that the National Assembly has been dissolved. The last one dates back to April 21, 1997, when Jacques Chirac made this decision.

Relive Emmanuel Macron's announcement this Sunday evening live