WikiLeaks announced a “major” leak emails of the headquarters of Macron

WikiLeaks announced a “major” leak emails of the headquarters of Macron

MOSCOW, may 6 — RIA Novosti. The organization WikiLeaks announced a “major” leak emails of staff of the candidate in presidents of France Emmanuel Makron.

“#MacronLeaks (a hashtag that refers to a leak of the emails the teams of Macron — ed.) contains hundreds of thousands of emails, photos and apps, Dating to 24 April 2017, about nine gigabytes as a whole,” wrote the organization in his microblog Twitter.

Update: #MacronLeaks contains many tens of thousands of emails, photos, attachments up to April 24, 2017–around 9Gb in total

— WikiLeaks (@wikileaks) May 5, 2017

WikiLeaks also notes that the leak occurred “too late to affect the election.” Currently, the site staff checks some parts of the leaked data.

In France on 23 April, the first round of the presidential election. For the post of the head of state claimed 11 candidates.

According to final interior Ministry figures, in the first round the leader of the movement “Forward” Emmanuel macron scored 24,01% of the votes, the candidate from the party “national Front” marine Le Pen is 21.3%. They came out in the second round, which will take place on 7 may. According to the survey of different companies, macron can to win over Le Pen at a ratio of about 60% against 40%.