Former French president Sarkozy flags poll chaos risk

By Dominique Vidalon
Updated June 16 2024 - 8:40pm, first published 8:38pm
Thousands have marched in Paris and cities across France to protest the far-right National Rally. (AP PHOTO)
Thousands have marched in Paris and cities across France to protest the far-right National Rally. (AP PHOTO)

President Emmanuel Macron's unexpected decision to dissolve the National Assembly and call for snap legislative elections could backfire and plunge the country into chaos, former French president Nicolas Sarkozy warns.

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