PARIS – The French ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy must appear before the judge on suspicion of abuse of power. That message, the newspaper Le Monde. The politician would his influence have used to information to obtain about an investigation into alleged irregularities surrounding his election campaign in 2007.
The lawyer of Sarkozy was Thursday not immediately be reached for comment. Prosecutors have the a politician also in the visor for an other case, which revolves around the question of whether the campaign of Sarkozy in 2007, partly funded with money from the former Libyan leader Muammar Kaddafi.