Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy denounced the charges against him over the Bettencourt case.

On Monday, Sarkozy used his facebook page to reject the official accusations that he exploited the weakness of L’Oréal heiress Liliane Bettencourt, to receive illegal donations in order to finance his 2007 election campaign.

“I want to insist that, at no moment in my public life, did I betray the duties of my office,” the former French president wrote. “I...

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