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  7/2/2014, Tammuz 4, 5774

Sarkozy Placed Under Formal Investigation


Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy was placed under formal investigation on Tuesday night, on suspicion of influence peddling and other crimes.

The case relates to suspicions he used his influence to get information on an investigation into funding irregularities in his 2007 election campaign.