Summary: Former President Nicolas Sarkozy
conceded defeat Sunday in the race to choose the conservative nominee for next year's presidential election.
03 million) in cash to former French President Nicolas Sarkozy
and his staff during the successful presidential campaign that brought Sarkozy
to power in 2007, judicial and media sources said Thursday.
has been accused of receiving money from the controversial late Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi to help fund the former French president's successful 2007 presidential campaign, Reuters (http://www.
A French state prosecutor has recommended ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy
stand trial over alleged irregularities in the funding of his failed 2012 re-election campaign, a judicial source said on Monday.
Nonetheless, some interesting preliminary developments merit consideration -- specifically those concerning perceptions of President Francois Hollande and his predecessor, Nicolas Sarkozy
, neither of whom would be likely to win an election today.
A corruption and influence-peddling investigation launched in July against former French president Nicolas Sarkozy
has been suspended, days after he dramatically announced a political comeback.
En un hecho sin precedentes para un ex presidente de Francia, Nicolas Sarkozy
fue detenido e interrogado varias horas por la policia, inculpado por varios delitos de corrupcion y trafico de influencias, hecho que obstaculiza su retorno a la politica.
El miercoles 2, el Tribunal de Gran Instancia de Paris acuso al expresidente Nicolas Sarkozy
de los delitos de "corrupcion activa", "trafico de influencias" y "violacion del secreto juridico".
Dubai: Nicolas Sarkozy
, the former president of France who is trying to revive his political fortunes, was put under formal investigation on Wednesday in a corruption and influence-peddling case, news agencies reported.
Paris - France's former president Nicolas Sarkozy
has been charged with corruption and influence peddling, French prosecutors said Wednesday, a dramatic move in a criminal probe that could wreck his hopes of a political comeback.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A judge filed preliminary charges against former French President Nicolas Sarkozy
, opening a formal investigation into an accusation that he abused the confidence of an heiress during fundraising for his 2007 election campaign.
L'ex-president francais Nicolas Sarkozy
est arrive hier mardi a Tripoli pour une visite de quelques heures a l'invitation des autorites libyennes, a constate un photographe de l'AFP.