Jean Castex will be in the Basque Country next Saturday July 17th. He is notably expected at the Espace de l’Océan vaccination center in Anglet. After Emmanuel Macron’s statements on July 12 announcing the strengthening of health restrictions, the Government is betting on an increase in vaccination. The Pyrénées-Atlantiques being exemplary in this area with nearly 65% of the population of the department already vaccinated, the Prime Minister, accompanied by the prefect and local elected officials, will come to greet the teams of one of the major vaccination centers of the Basque coast.
The president of the Basque Country Urban Community, Jean-René Etchegaray will accompany the Head of Government. En because of “the republican reception of several elected officials from the Basque Country”, the Community council meeting, scheduled for the same day, Saturday 17th, has been postponed and will be held on Saturday July 24th.