Le Drian is expected to be the only survivor from Francois Hollande's little-loved Socialist government.
French President Emmanuel Macron has unveiled on Wednesday a diverse cabinet line-up of 11 men and 11 women as was promised during his campaign.
Prime Minister Edouard Philippe, whom President Macron named on Monday, will lead the government, at least until the parliamentary elections scheduled for June.
Jean-Yves Le Drian, who was Socialist President Francois Hollande's defense minister for five years, becomes foreign minister.
For the post of interior minister, he picked Mr Gerard Collomb, the Lyon Mayor who was one of the first Socialists to be a vocal supporter of Mr Macron.
His appointment of Le Maire as economy minister and fellow Republicans MP Gerald Darmanin as public accounts minister was seen as an attempt to neuter his right-wing opponents, still reeling from their defeat in the presidential vote.
Macron campaigned on promises of cleaning up French politics, and says he will require ministers to sign a commitment to "integrity and morality".
Nicolas Hulot is a prominent environmental campaigner and documentary journalist whose television series promotes environmentalism while showing off lovely landscapes.
French p resident Emmanuel Macron has gathered his Cabinet for its first meeting - an assembly which looks significantly different to its predecessors.
He is a member of the Republicans, a mainstream-right party whose candidate Macron beat in the first round of the election.
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If I were Chelsea, they don't have to qualify for the Champions League , so it's our fault, it's not because of the opponents. The 30-year-old now plies his trade at Chinese outfit Shanghai SIPG, following a sensational £46million move from Zenit St.
Alexis Kohler (Ko-LAIR), Macron's general secretary at the presidential Elysee Palace, made the announcement Wednesday. The MEP was among the first politicians to support Macron when he set up his political movement En Marche, or On the Move.
Olympic fencing champion Laura Flessel, 45, and from the French island of Guadeloupe, was named sports minister.
The choice of Philippe is aimed at drawing more defectors from The Republicans, in the same way as Macron's decision not to put up an REM candidate in Manuel Valls' constituency pulls the Socialist former prime minister closer, and makes it hard for a divided left to re-unite.
Tusk, a former Polish prime minister, chairs EU summits as head of the European Council, which groups the national governments of the 28-member bloc.
He supervised French military operations in Mali, Central African Republic, Iraq and Syria.
The 52-year-old Goulard, the new defense minister, is a pro-European centrist politician.
Shortly after Mr Philippe's appointment, Mr Macron travelled to Berlin on his first foreign trip as French leader.
She had never been a lawmaker in the French parliament and has no government experience - both attributes that could be either a strength or weakness for Macron's fledgling government.
This item has been corrected to show that Goulard is 52 years old, not 59.
Test results are pending, but given his history, sources say DWI is investigators' leading theory for the cause of the crash. Broadway shows were scheduled to go ahead as planned on Thursday evening in the many theaters in the area, organizers said.
The EC has however, at all times, maintained that the EVMs used in all elections can not be tampered with or manipulated. In 2009, the Commission had held a similar challenge and it claims no one was able to tamper with its machines.
They do not reflect the United States position, and certainly not the President's position, " CNN quoted White House statement. Friedman's wife and daughter were with him, while the rest of his family is in the United States.
Latest figures have revealed that the United Kingdom unemployment rate has fallen to 4.6 per cent, the lowest in 42 years. The price of clothes jumped to the highest level for six years, with a rise of 1.1% between March and April.
SIGNE (S) PARTICULIER (S): L'homme est juriste de formation, diplômé de Sciences Po Lille, se revendique de la droite sociale. Il devient son directeur de campagne pour les élections législatives de 2007 et les municipales de 2008.
His Real Madrid side played quite poorly this season and he has been dealing with large shares of the criticism himself. This is something which will only further his playing career and his first accolade may come as soon as this summer.
Sur ses promesses de campagne, Emmanuel Macron a affirmé qu'il ne cèdera sur rien des engagements pris vis-à-vis des français. Ce lundi 15 mai 2017 dans la matinée déjà, il a nommé Edouard Philippe au poste de Premier ministre.
Tillerson revealed the view when he held talks for about 40 minutes with President Moon Jae-in's special envoy to the U.S. Tillerson made clear that military options can come only after a number of other steps, the official said.
Tourists Patrick and Kelly Graves of Sheboygan, Wisconsin, were waiting to get on a tour bus when they heard the crash. He said he looked out and saw what appeared to be a body lying on the street in front of the building.
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Also, she noted, with fewer committee meetings and the crunch of the end of session, accessing members becomes harder and harder. On March 23, the GOP ultimately delayed the health care bill vote after realizing there wasn't enough support to pass it.
George HW Bush weighs in on Ailes' death
He continued by writing that he wished people would leave Ailes' family and legacy in peace, but he doubted that would happen. His death was announced in a statement by his wife, Elizabeth Ailes , according to Fox News.
Sharapova vows to 'rise up again' after French Open snub
She's qualified for the Wimbledon qualifying rounds but can still be handed a wild card when the decision is made on June 20. Regardless of the rhetoric, the fact is, the 2-time champion Sharapova will not be at the French Open this year.
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Draxler urges Ozil to join him at PSG
Draxler also confirmed that he held talks with Premier League clubs before opting to make a £34million move to PSG in January. He added: "He would help every team in the world and I think he would enjoy the life here and even to play for PSG".