Against Sarkozy put forward new charges – media

Against the former French President Nicolas Sarkozy put forward a new charge of corruption and influence peddling. It is reported by French newspaper Le Monde.

According to the publication, today, the investigating judge has signed a document by which a fact Sarkozy is sent to the criminal court of Paris.

In addition to the ex-President of France, on charges of corruption and influence peddling are his lawyer Thierry Herzog and former justice Gilber, Azibert.

March 20, the former French President was detained for questioning in the case of manual passive corruption, illegal campaign financing and covering up the Libyan state funds.

22 March, Sarkozy was charged and released. Against him, planning to witness the son of slain Libyan dictator Gaddafi, Saif al-Islam. Sarkozy was head of state from 2005 to 2012.

In April 2012, the French newspaper Mediapart published a document which said about the transfer of Libyan regime €50 million for the needs of the presidential campaign Sarkozy. In 2016 in the case questioned Takieddine.

He said that at the end of 2006- early 2007 was delivered from Libya to the French interior Ministry, the head of which at the time was Sarkozy, suitcases with cash in the amount of €5 million twice he gave the money to the head of the Cabinet Sarkozy Claude Geana, and once personally to the candidate.

Against Sarkozy put forward new charges – media 30.03.2018

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