Macron reshuffle as two ministers resign to run for Paris mayor

Amélie de Montchalin is junior Europe minister and Sibeth Ndiaye made spokeswoman

Emmanuel Macron has appointed a new junior Europe minister to handle France’s approach to Brexit, while promoting his media advisor to government spokeswoman.

In a small French government reshuffle late on Sunday night, the president gave the European affairs role to Amélie de Montchalin, a lawmaker who was once on the right before joining Macron’s centrist party. An economist, she has worked at the European Commission as a political analyst.

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Source: theguardian