Amelie de Montchalin named new French European affairs minister

FILE PHOTO: Member of parliament Amelie de Montchalin of "La Republique en Marche" (Republic on the Move or LREM) political party attends the questions to the government session at the National Assembly in Paris, France, October 24, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau/File Photo

PARIS (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron appointed legislator Amelie de Montchalin as new European affairs minister on Sunday to replace Nathalie Loiseau in a small, expected cabinet reshuffle two months before the European elections. Loiseau quit her job on Wednesday to lead Macron’s party for the European election campaign. The vote will be held […]

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