Jean Castexpo: Gonzalo Fuentes / AP
The President of France Emmanuel macron appointed a new Prime Minister. It is reported by France Info.
They became Jean Castex. Now he is mandated to form a government.
Castex coordinated the country’s exit from the isolation mode is entered due to pandemic COVID-19. He was also appointed an interagency Commissioner for the Olympic and Paralympic games to be held in 2024-m in Paris. Prior to that, he was mayor of the city of Prades in the South of the country.
Earlier it became known that Edouard Philippe left the post of Prime Minister. It was alleged that he tendered his resignation, and macron accepted it. Both agreed that France should form a new government “to implement a new phase of the presidential term”.
The Prime Minister left his post after a bad result of the party Rules at the regional elections that took place on June 28. 1 July France Info summed up and said that the party members “Go Republic!” are unable to fill key posts in the country. The only exception was the re-election of Philip to the post of mayor of the city of Le Havre.
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