it is Reported that this 55-year-old politician on the government level, he coordinated the fight against the pandemic. His name became known only hours after the unexpected resignation of the head of the Cabinet of Edouard Philippe, who held the post from 2017.

“Emmanuel macron appointed Jean Castex of the Prime Minister and instructed him to form a government”, – reads the statement of the Elysee Palace.

According to observers, the choice of Castex fell because of his loyalty to the French leader and high organizational skills.