President-elect Emmanuel Macron says he is determined to reform both France and the EU. But what can he really achieve? Guests: Emmanuelle Chaze (RFI), Alan Posener (Die Welt), Burkhard Birke (Deutschlandradio).
Victory for Macron – Challenge for Europe?
Burkhard Birke is a correspondent at Deutschlandradio. He says: "Germany must help Macron invest more in EU reforms. If his revolution fails, France's next president will be Le Pen."
Alan Posener works as an author and commentator for the daily Die Welt. He says: "It will take more than one Macron to save Europe. Above all, Germany must save Macron."
Emmanuelle Chaze is a correspondent at Radio France International. She says: "For his 'New Deal' for Europe to succeed, Macron faces the challenge of having to win over both his own electors and other European governments."