Incroyable rebondissement : Strauss-Kahn est en garde à vue à New York pour tentative de viol sur une soubrette du Sofitel de Time square.

Le site web du Fonds monétaire international confirme l’arrestation sans en préciser le motif :

Statement on IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn
Press Release No. 11/179
May 15, 2011

“IMF Managing Director Strauss-Kahn was arrested in New York City. Mr. Strauss-Kahn has retained legal counsel, and the IMF has no comment on the case; all inquiries will be referred to his personal lawyer and to the local authorities. “The IMF remains fully functioning and operational.”

Ms. Caroline Atkinson, Director of External Relations at the International Monetary Fund (IMF)