Emmanuel Macron: What world leaders said – and what they think

Image copyright Getty Images World leaders have been congratulating Emmanuel Macron on a resounding victory in the French election.

But behind the routine promises of co-operation lie a tangle of relations, and hints at a tricky future. Our correspondents unpick some of the key international responses.

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