The Libyan Investment Authority has accused Societe Generale of funnelling bribes worth tens of millions of dollars to associates of Saif al-Islam, the son of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, the Financial Times reported late Sunday.
Société Générale is next on the Libyan Investment Authority’s (LIA) legal hitlist, The Independent has learnt.
The Libyan Investment Authority said Goldman Sachs made about $350m on derivatives trades that it described as 'worthless.'
Republican senators opened the way for a new showdown with Barack Obama on Tuesday, after an apparently disastrous meeting with UN ambassador Susan Rice that had been widely seen as an attempt to smooth her path to nomination as US secretary of state.
David Petraeus, the former CIA director, told congressional hearings on Friday that he had always known a terrorist group had been involved in an attack in Benghazi that left the US ambassador and three other Americans dead.
Former CIA chief David Petraeus was said Monday to be "devastated" by the scandal-tainted collapse of his career, as those around his former lover warned of more to "come out" regarding the affair.