Unpopular president is forecasted to lose a three-way race between Marine Le Pen and the winner of the Les Republicains' primary.
A runoff is expected between Francois Fillon and Alain Juppe for the right to face the National Front's Marine Le Pen in the presidential election in 2017.
Alain Juppe is the favorite, with former president Nicolas Sarkozy and Francois Fillon also vying to face National Front leader Marine Le Pen.
Trump's victory is the latest in a series of blows to the pillars of stability of our time.
Disarray in established French political parties could hand her victory.
Far-right leader also praises Russia and calls for new ties with Europe.
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The National Front leader took a swipe at Hillary Clinton and defended Brexit.
A rift in the German hard-right party is deepening.
Experts say right-wing can make capital out of atrocities.
The ousted party founder says he could launch rival group.