Mauritanian ex-leader facing graft charges jailed

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#Mauritania’s former president, #MohamedOuldAbdelAziz, was on Tuesday #jailed after a judge in charge of a #corruption probe ordered his #incarceration, his party and prosecutors said. Abdel Aziz, who stepped down in 2019 after serving two five-year terms, was indicted in March and placed under #housearrest in May, following a parliamentary #investigation into suspected graft during his administration. FRANCE 24’s French Politics Editor Marc Perelman says.

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