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If Donald Trump is elected, French President Francois Hollande believes there will be global consequences.
"An American election is a world election," he said Tuesday. "It could lead to a very strong turn to the right in the world." Hollande has not announced if he will run for reelection in 2017, but said the American campaign "shows issues that will be reflected in the French campaign."
Speaking of Trump, Hollande said his recent comments about the family of a fallen Muslim American soldier are out of line. "His excesses make you want to retch, even in the United States, especially when — as was Donald Trump's case — he speaks ill of a soldier, of the memory of a soldier," he said. Hollande has heard "hurtful, humiliating comments" during the race and said politicians "should be respected when they are respectable."