French voters go to the polls on Sunday, May 7, to choose former banker Emmanuel Macron or right wing nationalist Marine Le Pen for President. Across the European Union the result is seen as pivotal.
Here you can find a chronological compilation of DW content dealing with the French election.
France's new president has traveled to Berlin aiming to reinvigorate the Franco-German relationship. After talks, Chancellor Angela Merkel said the two countries would work together on a new road map for the EU.