IMF chief vows to fight sex assault charge

2011-05-16 07:58

International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was scheduled to appear before a judge this morning vowing to fight charges of sexually assaulting a New York hotel chambermaid – a scandal that is likely to bury his dreams of becoming the next French president.

The bombshell news of the arrest of one of the world’s most powerful men has left the IMF reeling, ahead of critical talks on the fallout of the debt crisis sweeping the euro zone. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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