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Sar·ko·zy

 (sär-kō-zē′), Nicolas Full name Nicolas Paul Stéphane Sarkozy de Nagy-Bocsa. Born 1955.
French politician who served as interior minister (2002-2004 and 2005-2007) and as president (2007-2012).
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Sarkozy

(sɑːˈkɔːzɪ)
n
(Biography) Nicolas (niːkɒˌlaː). born 1955, French centre-right politician, president of France from 2007 to 2012
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FORMER French president Nicolas Sarkozy is set for trial over the alleged illegal financing of his failed re-election campaign in 2012.
NICOLAS Sarkozy is to go on trial for corruption - seven years after losing his job as French president.
PARIS, May 29 (KUNA) -- Eric Woerth, a staunch ally and minister under embattled former French president Nicolas Sarkozy, was charged Tuesday with corruption linked to allegations of illicit campaign financing from then Libyan leader Moammer Qaddafi, French media report said.
Summary: Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy was ordered Thursday to stand trial for influence peddling over accusations he offered to help a prosecutor get promoted in return for leaked information about a separate criminal inquiry.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy will face trial over charges he misused his influence to secure leaked details of an inquiry into alleged irregularities in his 2007 election campaign, France's financial prosecutor said Thursday.
FORMER French president Nicolas Sarkozy has been placed in custody as part of a probe into allegations he received millions of euros in illegal financing from the regime of late Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi, a judicial source said.
French ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy put under investigation for illicit campaign financing.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- An official in the French judiciary said former President Nicolas Sarkozy was being held in police custody on Tuesday for questioning by magistrates looking into allegations of Libyan funding for his 2007 election campaign.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy at the Global Education and Skills Forum in Dubai.-Photo Dhes Handumon/Khaleej Times
Nicolas Sarkozy 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.reuters.com/article/us-france-sarkozy-libya-idUSKBN13A1QA?il=0) reported Tuesday.
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.