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Sarkozy placed under investigation for corruption

Latest update : 2018-03-21

By Emma JAMES

France's former president, Nicolas Sarkozy, has been placed under formal investigation for corruption and for illegally funding his successful presidential election campaign in 2007. He's accused of taking €50 million from the then Libyan government. We take a look at some of the first reactions to the charges he denies. Plus, the #DeleteFacebook movement gathers pace after data harvesting revelations.