Monday's naming of a prime minister from the Les Républicains party already split the main French centre-right bloc that just a few months ago was the heavy favourite to win the elections. Is the naming of a cabinet that brings under the same tent a wide palate of politicians the final nail in the coffin for the conservatives but also for the other mainstream parties, be they centrist or Socialist? Has Emmanuel Macron already succeeded in blowing up French politics as we know them?
Produced by Michele BARBERO, Alessandro XENOS, Van MEGUERDITCHIAN
Co-founder, International SOS
Paris city councillor, Les Républicains
Member of The Greens
Deputy Director, EUROPEUM Institute