Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy. Photo: AFP Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy. Photo: AFP
Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy. Photo: AFP

France’s ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy defiant as corruption trial begins: ‘I am not a crook’

  • Sarkozy the first former French president to go on trial over corruption accusations
  • He is accused of trying to bribe a judge and of influence-peddling

Topic |   Crime
Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy. Photo: AFP Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy. Photo: AFP
Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy. Photo: AFP
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