Far-right parties made big gains in the in election results that rattled the traditional powers and made French President Emmanuel Macron call snap legislative elections.

Macron鈥檚 party suffered a heavy defeat from the far-right National Rally party, while in Germany support for Olaf Scholz鈥檚 center-left Social Democrats sank to a projected 14%, behind the extreme-right Alternative for Germany, which surged into second place.

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