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Thomas Mulcair demands Liberals ‘come clean’ about Canada's alleged spying on French election

Thomas Mulcair is demanding the federal government explain what role Canada played in alleged spying on France’s 2012 presidential election.

“The very possibility that Canadian spy agencies have been involved in monitoring French politicians is so serious that it absolutely cries out for a clear and unambiguous answer from our government. 420 mots de plus

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United States asked Canada to help spy on candidates during 2012 French election: WikiLeaks

Central Intelligence Agency documents released by WikiLeaks Thursday list Canada as one of several countries asked to assist the United States while they spied on the 2012 French presidential election. 393 mots de plus

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Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy to face trial over campaign financing

PARIS (Reuters) – A magistrate has ordered former French president Nicolas Sarkozy to stand trial over irregularities in the funding of his failed 2012 re-election bid, a judicial source said on Tuesday. 298 mots de plus

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Nicolas Sarkozy to face trial over 2012 campaign financing

Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy is to face trial over the allegedly fraudulent financing of his doomed 2012 bid for re-election, a legal source has said. 276 mots de plus

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Nicolas Sarkozy: French ex-president 'to face trial' over campaign finances

Mr Sarkozy led France from 2007-2012

French ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy is to stand trial in an illegal campaign finance case, judicial sources say.

Mr Sarkozy faces accusations that his party falsified accounts in order to hide 22.5m euros ( 185 mots de plus

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Pressure on French presidential candidate Francois Fillon could pull out of the race amid wife's scandal probe

By REUTERS
FEB. 2, 2017, 3:39 A.M. E.S.T.

PARIS — Pressure on French presidential candidate Francois Fillon to pull out of the election race grew on Thursday as some lawmakers in his own camp urged him to abandon his bid in the face of a fake work scandal to save the conservatives from defeat. 402 mots de plus