President of France
Giscard d’Estaing’s office said he passed away in his family home in central France on Wednesday after contracting COVID-19.
Biden has pledged to rejoin the Paris climate accord and to invest $2 trillion to wean the country off planet-warming fossil fuels.
Mustapha Adib was named before French President Emmanuel Macron arrived in Beirut to push for reforms as the country faces several threats to its stability.
His political career spanned four decades.