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".
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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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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.
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.
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Lieberman added that McFarland "and General Mike Flynn will form a very strong leadership team at the National Security Council". Lieberman, a former senator from CT and the 2000 Democratic nominee for vice president, was still among the finalists, Mr.
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.
First elected in 1988, Lieberman served as a Democrat until 2006, when he became an independent who caucused with the Democrats. Potentially complicating his issues with Democrats, Lieberman's firm has represented Trump in past litigation.
Rand Paul , R-Kentucky, has been one of the most vocal Republicans leading the effort and was critical of Sessions' new policy. Attorney General Jeff Sessions released a memo to staff this week that included his intentions on getting tougher on crime.
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North Korea is also stepping up diplomatic actions to seek support and understanding from other countries over its missile launch. Trump said he expects positive results on the North Korean nuclear issue through close cooperation with the Moon administration.
N. Korea celebrates Hwasong-12 missile launch
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.
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