Latest update: 20/05/2011
- Christine Lagarde - Dominique Strauss-Kahn - IMF - justice - trial
"Charged but free"
FRENCH PAPERS, Fri. 20/05/11, Dominique Strauss-Kahn continues to dominate the French press. Libération gives a detailed account of his second appearance in court yesterday. Many papers also focus on his wife Anne Sinclair. The popular French journalist says she is standing by her man and believes he is innocent. Meanwhile the business papers focus on the future of the IMF. French Finance Minister Christine Lagarde is a front-runner for the top job.
Some articles from today’s French press review:
Libération: “Two hour hearing a Manhattan court, one smile”
Le Figaro: “DSK: formally charged but free on bail”