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France’s Macron Names New Cabinet With Old Names in Key Jobs

  • Finance minister Le Maire keeps role amid inflation pressure
  • Ambassador to UK named foreign minister, Interior unchanged
Bruno Le Maire

Bruno Le Maire

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French president Emmanuel Macron is keeping a handful of holdover ministers in his new government, but they include some heavyweights.

Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire, Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin and Justice Minister Eric Dupond-Moretti remain in their positions under Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne, the secretary-general of the French presidency Alexi Kohler said Friday.