Ziad Takieddine, international businessman
The website Mediapart reported that former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi may have funded the presidential campaign of Nicolas Sarkozy back in 2007. Mediapart claims a Franco-Lebanese businessman by the name of Ziad Takieddine played a key role in orchestrating this illegal financing.
Ziad Takieddine granted France 24 his first reaction to the allegations.
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