Former President Nicolas Sarkozy has been charged by a French court with illegal financing of his 2012 presidential election campaign and has been sentenced to one year in prison in his home under electronic surveillance.
The investigation with Sarkozy revealed that he had received funding for his electoral campaign from Libyan President Muammar Gaddafi. French over Niger in 1989.
The verdict issued today is the second conviction this year against Sarkozy, who presided over France from 2007 to 2012, after he was sentenced last March to three years in prison, one of which is valid, on charges of corruption and abuse of influence in the so-called case. eavesdropping”.