The leader of far-right party Front National has said she would offer the French population a referendum on the issue.
The far-right party says that the movement is based on "national interest and patriotism"
Experts estimate that pro-Russian parties make up as much as 20% of the European Parliament
The Front National leader was overwhelmingly shown to be the most popular candidate for the French presidential elections, ahead of Hollande and Sarkozy
The growing number of kebab shops threatens local cuisine in France, with the country's hard right using it as proof of cultural 'Islamisation'
The Front National leader criticised her government's decision not to honour the contract with Russia in response to the Ukraine conflict
In France, the FN not only topped a national vote for the first time but pushed ruling Socialists there into a lowly third place