Jean VilleIe resigns as French Prime Minister after election defeats (31 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

After suffering a defeat in the recent elections, Jean VilleIe resigns as French Prime Minister. Two days later, his position is filled by Vicomte de Martignac, forming a politically moderate administration.

Citation:
Editors. "Jean VilleIe resigns as French Prime Minister after election defeats". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17901, accessed 11 December 2016.]