Nicolas Sarkozy 'took £40m from Colonel Gaddafi to fund 2007 election campaign'

Daily Mail 3 January 2013
By Peter Allen

A massively wealthy arms dealer with close links to Britain claims that he can provide proof that Nicolas Sarkozy received millions in illegal cash from Colonel Gaddafi, it emerged today.

Ziad Takieddine, 62, insists that the former Libyan dictator funded the former French president’s election campaign in 2007. (continue reading...)