Macron, Le Pen go for second round of presidential debates in France

15:11, 3 May 2017

Another round of TV debates between Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen will take place today, May 2. The leading candidates for French presidency will go toe-to-toe publicly, with only four days remaining to the second leg of the election.

The debates will start at 9 p.m. Paris time and will be over by midnight.

A number of surveys show Macron currently leads the way with approximately 60 percent of votes against Le Pen's 40. The second round of the presidential election in France is slated for May 7.