Former French president Sarkozy is in the focus of investigations not only due to the case of Bettencourt but now also for alleged campaign contributions by the former Libyan despot Gaddafi . It amounts to EUR 50 million.
The former President of France, Nicolas Sarkozy, is again at the center of investigations. The Paris Prosecutor’s Office connects him with crimes such as corruption, taking advantage, and money laundering – in a particularly sensitive case. He’s supposed 2 have received campaign donations coming from the earlier Libyan leader Muammar al-Gaddafi . Sarkozy wasnt called personally in the investigation till now officially though.
A key whistleblower in the case could be the businessman and negotiator Ziad takieddine . Takieddine claimed to have proof that Libyan money flowed in Sarkozy’s campaign.