Jean-Yves Le Drian named Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs (17 May 2017) [fr]

President of the Republic Emmanuel Macron has named Jean-Yves Le Drian Minster for Europe and Foreign Affairs.

Marielle de Sarnez was named Minister attached to the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs.

The transfer of power between Jean-Marc Ayrault and Jean-Yves Le Drian took place the afternoon of 16 May 2017, in presence of Ministry personnel.

In his first speech as Minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian emphasised the major role France has to play in the context of a complex international situation.

For more information:
Biography of Jean-Yves Le Drian
Biography of Marielle de Sarnez


Source: France Diplomatie

Dernière modification : 24/05/2017

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