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Christine Lambrecht becomes German defense minister

Headlines 18:52 08 Dec, 2021

Lambrecht belongs to the Social Democratic Party of Germany

Christine Lambrecht becomes German defense minister

Former Minister of Justice of the Federal Republic of Germany Christine Lambrecht has been appointed minister of defense by President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Qazet.az informs referring to RIA Novosti.

She became the third consecutive woman in this position after Ursula von der Leyen and Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer. Lambrecht belongs to the Social Democratic Party of Germany, whose representative Olaf Scholz became the Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany.

Lambrecht is a lawyer and politician, she has no experience related to the armed forces.

Nancy Feser, a regional politician from the state of Hesse, became the head of the German Interior Ministry. Hubertus Heil remained minister of labor, and health expert Karl Lauterbach became health minister.