General Secretary of the Elysee Palace Alexis Coler Monday evening announced the new French cabinet led by Prime Minister Jean Castex, RFI reports.

According to tradition, the principle of ‘gender equality’ was maintained when the cabinet was being formed.

The former budget affairs minister has assumed the position of minister of internal affairs, the minister of defense and the minister of education, youth and sport have remained the same, and the country has a new minister for the transitional period of environmental protection.