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The Latest: French Socialist candidate holding Paris rally

  • A man walks past electoral posters displaying the presidential candidates, Benoit Hamon, left, Emmanuel Macron, center, and Marine Le Pen in Paris, France, Monday, April 17, 2017. French centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen are hoping to bring in big crowds at competing rallies in Paris as the unpredictable race nears its finish. (AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu)

    A man walks past electoral posters displaying the presidential candidates, Benoit Hamon, left, Emmanuel Macron, center, and Marine Le Pen in Paris, France, Monday, April 17, 2017. French centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen are hoping to bring in big crowds at competing rallies in Paris as the unpredictable race nears its finish. (AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu)  (The Associated Press)

  • Far-right leader and candidate for the 2017 French presidential election Marine Le Pen gestures as she speaks during a meeting in Marseille, southern France, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron are among four leading candidates seen as most likely to progress from Sunday's first round and to reach the May 7 runoff between the top two. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)

    Far-right leader and candidate for the 2017 French presidential election Marine Le Pen gestures as she speaks during a meeting in Marseille, southern France, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron are among four leading candidates seen as most likely to progress from Sunday's first round and to reach the May 7 runoff between the top two. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)  (The Associated Press)

  • Supporters with a leaflet of French Socialist presidential candidate Benoit Hamon applause during a last-ditch rally and concert in Paris, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Hamon is polling a distant fifth place ahead of Sunday's first-round election and has little chance of reaching the decisive May 7 runoff. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

    Supporters with a leaflet of French Socialist presidential candidate Benoit Hamon applause during a last-ditch rally and concert in Paris, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Hamon is polling a distant fifth place ahead of Sunday's first-round election and has little chance of reaching the decisive May 7 runoff. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)  (The Associated Press)

The Latest on the French presidential campaign (all times local):

6:20 p.m.

French Socialist presidential candidate Benoit Hamon is holding a rally and concert in Paris four days before a vote likely to devastate his once-powerful party.

Hamon is polling a distant fifth place ahead of Sunday's first-round election and has little chance of reaching the decisive May 7 runoff. He pledges a universal income, tax on robots and legal cannabis.

Crowds converged for a concert and Hamon speech at Place de la Republique, which has become a symbolic rallying place for the French left.

Some Socialist heavyweights are joining him at the event, though others are urging voters to choose centrist independent Emmanuel Macron instead.

Hamon won the Socialist primary but the party is deeply divided, and Socialist President Francois Hollande is so unpopular that he's not seeking a second term.

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10:45 a.m.

French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen says all the presidential contenders — and all French people — are potential attack targets.

The candidates for France's first-round presidential election Sunday have increased security in recent days. Authorities announced Tuesday that they had arrested two Islamic radicals suspected of plotting a possible attack around the vote.

While prosecutors haven't identified the potential targets, Le Pen said on BFM television that "we are all targets. All the French."

Le Pen also defended her decision to force national French news network TF1 to take down the European flag during an interview Tuesday night. She said Wednesday that "I am a candidate in the election for the French republic" and said Europe is acting like France's "enemy."