French National Front Leader Jean-Marie Le Pen Suspended From Party

France's far-right party Front National (FN) honorary president Jean-Marie Le Pen smiles as he leaves the party's headquarters in Nanterre, near Paris, on May 4, 2015 after declaring that he will continue to speak 'in his name', following a party members meeting to examine whether to take action against him following his last comments. (Stephane De Sakutin/AFP/Getty Images)
France's far-right party Front National (FN) honorary president Jean-Marie Le Pen smiles as he leaves the party's headquarters in Nanterre, near Paris, on May 4, 2015 after declaring that he will continue to speak 'in his name', following a party members meeting to examine whether to take action against him following his last comments. (Stephane De Sakutin/AFP/Getty Images)

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