Nicolas Sarkozy is taken into custody and is being interrogated on suspicion of illegal party financing. That writes Le Monde.
The French police has Nicolas Sarkozy arrested. The ex-president was summoned by the judicial police in Nanterre, where he Tuesday will be examined in the framework of a judicial investigation in 2013 has started.
It revolves around possible funding by the Libya of Muammar al-Qaddafi of his successful throw back to the Elysée in 2007.
Sarkozy can 48 hours respectively. Afterwards he can for the magistrates to be brought up, and follows any a inverdenkingstelling.