The French government left the Minister of justice, françois Bayrou and the Minister of European Affairs under the Minister for European Union Affairs and foreign Affairs Mariel de Sarnez. It is reported BFMTV.
Earlier, on 20 June, it was reported that a letter of resignation written by the head of the defense Ministry of France, Sylvie Gular. All the resignation connected with preliminary investigation, the open Prosecutor’s office against senior officials of the party “Democratic movement” (MoDem). All three Ministers at different times was part of its leadership.
June 9 to the law enforcement authorities of France received a statement from a man who claims that in 2010 was listed as assistant Gular in the European Parliament (EP), received a salary, but never fulfilled the relevant functions. According to the testimony of an unnamed informant, in total there were 12 of fictitious assistants.
The investigators have information about similar abuses by de Sarnez. In relation to the international investigation is not conducted. However, as the head of the MoDem he took in solidarity with colleagues decision.
Three politicians were appointed to their posts on may 17, after the inauguration of the President of Emmanuel Macron. 11 and 18 June in France held parliamentary elections in which the majority in the legislature were supporters of the President. According to French law, after the parliamentary elections the government resigns and re-formed.