Posts Tagged ‘Sarkozy’

Former Gaddafi’s interpreter fears arrest in Libya over remarks on Sarkozy case

  • 3 April 2018 - 11:47
Former Gaddafi’s interpreter fears arrest in Libya over remarks on Sarkozy case

A top aide to former Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi said Monday he fears arrest if he returns to Libya over what he may know about corruption allegations against France’s ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy and Gadhafi’s alleged financial support to the former France leader. Moftah Missouri,...

Sarkozy faces up to 10 years in prison over Libya funding

  • 22 March 2018 - 13:39
Sarkozy faces up to 10 years in prison over Libya funding

  Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy told magistrates that accusations of illicit Libyan funding for his 2007 election campaign were a web of lies that had made his life “hell” and lost him a re-election bid in 2012, Le Figaro newspaper said.   The 63-year-old,...

Sarkozy taken in French police custody over Libya funding of his 2007 election campaign

  • 20 March 2018 - 13:14
Sarkozy taken in French police custody over Libya funding of his 2007 election campaign

Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy was taken into police custody on Tuesday for questioning over suspected Libyan financing of his 2007 election campaign, a source close to the inquiry told AFP. Sarkozy, 63, had until now refused to respond to a summons for questioning in the case, which...

French tycoon linked to Gaddafi-Sarkozy 2007 elections funding arrested in Britain

  • 9 January 2018 - 11:38
French tycoon linked to Gaddafi-Sarkozy 2007 elections funding arrested in Britain

UK police have detained a French businessman as part of a long-running investigation into suspected Libyan financing of ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy's 2007 election campaign, officials said yesterday. Alexandre Djouhri, the subject of a European arrest warrant, was apprehended at Heathrow...