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Former French President Sarkozy loses campaign financing appeal
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Ex-French President Sarkozy says accusers make his life 'hell'
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Sarkozy questioned a second day over allegations of Libyan funding
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Police question Sarkozy over alleged Libyan campaign financing
French police are questionning former French President, Nicolas Sarkozy, over alleged Libyan contributions to his 2007 presidential campaign.
"Middleman" arrested in UK as part of Sarkozy-Libya funding probe
UK Police swoop on suspect at Heathrow airport to aid French investigation into corruption allegations involving ex-President Sarkozy and funding from Libya
Former French President Sarkozy to 'stand trial' over illegal campaign financing
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Ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy fails to make second round of Republican Party primary
Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy has been knocked out of a primary to choose the presidential candidate of the centre-right Republican Party.
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Nicolas Sarkozy faces fresh allegations over cash from Gaddafi
Former French leader Nicolas Sarkozy is facing fresh allegations over the financing of his 2007 election campaign just days before France is due to hold the first round of primary elections to select
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French ex-President Sarkozy is investigated over campaign funds
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