Tags : French President Emmanuel Macron

Macron Heads To Lebanon After Deadly Mega-Blast

French President Emmanuel Macron was expected in Lebanon Thursday, August 6, 2020, two days after a monster blast sowed unfathomable destruction in Beirut and brought Paris’s Middle East protege to its knees. The highest-ranking foreign official to visit the country since Tuesday’s tragedy, Macron will visit the site of the blast that obliterated part of […]

Macron Appoints Jean Castex As New French Prime Minister

French President Emmanuel Macron has appointed Jean Castex,  as new Prime Minister. The Elysee Palace disclosed on Friday in a statement as Former Prime Minister Edouard Philippe resigned ahead of a government reshuffle by President Emmanuel Macron. Jean Castex, a low-profile 55-year-old conservative politician, who is the mayor of the small town of Prades in […]

Merkel, Macron Meet As Germany Takes On High-Stakes EU Presidency

Chancellor Angela Merkel hosts French President Emmanuel Macron for talks on Monday, June 29, 2020, just days before Germany takes on the rotating presidency of the European Union with an economy mired in the worst crisis since World War II. Berlin’s chairing of the 27-member bloc will be its last with Merkel in charge, and […]