The election campaign launch by Portugal’s far-right presidential candidate, Andre Ventura, got off to a shaky start when reporters walked out on his joint news conference with visiting French counterpart Marine Le Pen due to a lack of social distancing. Invited to a small, windowless conference room in a hotel basement in Lisbon, most of the several dozen reporters decided to leave over fears of coronavirus contagion. The two far-right leaders ended up speaking to the media outdoors before laying a wreath at the monument to fallen soldiers.