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Former IMF Director Strauss-Kahn finds work in Serbia

BELGRADE, Serbia, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Former International Monetary Fund director Dominique Strauss-Kahn lined up a job as an economic consultant to Serbia's government, officials said.
Former IMF head at center of sex scandal to work for Serbia

Former IMF head at center of sex scandal to work for Serbia

BELGRADE, Serbia, Sept. 13 (UPI) -- Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the scandal-plagued former head of the International Monetary Fund, will become an economic adviser to Serbia, government officials say.
Probe says Strauss-Kahn knew women at wild parties were paid for sex

Probe says Strauss-Kahn knew women at wild parties were paid for sex

PARIS, Aug. 7 (UPI) -- Former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn knew women at sex parties he allegedly organized were paid for sex, French investigators said.
Strauss-Kahn to face pimping trial in France

Strauss-Kahn to face pimping trial in France

PARIS, July 26 (UPI) -- Former International Monetary Fund Chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn will face trial on pimping charges, French prosecutors said Friday.
Strauss-Kahn says he doesn't have 'any kind of problem with women'

Strauss-Kahn says he doesn't have 'any kind of problem with women'

NEW YORK, July 11 (UPI) -- Former International Monetary Fund head Dominique Strauss-Kahn says he doesn't have any "problem with women" despite allegations of assault and prostitution.
Prosecutors ask pimping charges be dropped against Strauss-Kahn

Prosecutors ask pimping charges be dropped against Strauss-Kahn

LILLE, France, June 11 (UPI) -- French prosecutors Tuesday asked charges stemming from a prostitution ring be dropped against ex-International Monetary Fund leader Dominique Strauss-Kahn.

Europe's blame game

LONDON, June 10 (UPI) -- Casting blame for the Great Recession used to be easy when everyone agreed it was all the fault of the bankers. But now the regulators and officials are blaming each other and the real issues are coming to the surface.
MARTIN WALKER, UPI Editor Emeritus

EU's Olli Rehn lashes out at IMF criticism of Greek bailout

BRUSSELS, June 7 (UPI) -- The European Commission economic chief managing Greece's bailouts said Friday International Monetary Fund criticism of the rescue was not "fair."
IMF Director Lagarde expected to be charged

IMF Director Lagarde expected to be charged

PARIS, May 22 (UPI) -- A French court is expected to charge International Monetary Fund director Christine Lagarde with misuse of public funds, a French newspaper said.

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Police search IMF director's apartment

Police search IMF director's apartment

PARIS, March 20 (UPI) -- Police in Paris said they searched International Monetary Fund Director Christine Lagarde's apartment as part of a probe into an alleged political kickback.
Strauss-Kahn mistress can sell book

Strauss-Kahn mistress can sell book

PARIS, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- A French court says a woman's fictionalized account of an affair with ex-International Monetary Fund head Dominique Strauss-Kahn can be sold with a disclaimer.
French court: Strauss-Kahn case to proceed

French court: Strauss-Kahn case to proceed

DOUAI, France, Dec. 19 (UPI) -- A French appeals court rejected ex-International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn's request to dismiss a sex investigation to which he is linked.

Diplomat, housekeeper reach settlement

NEW YORK, Dec. 10 (UPI) -- French politician Dominique Strauss-Kahn and the New York hotel housekeeper he allegedly attacked settled their suit, a judge announced Monday.

Strauss-Kahn hearing set

NEW YORK, Dec. 9 (UPI) -- A New York judge has ordered an interpreter for the hotel maid suing Dominique Strauss-Kahn for sex assault ahead of a Monday hearing a court official said.
Court delays ruling on Strauss-Kahn probe

Court delays ruling on Strauss-Kahn probe

DOUAI, France, Nov. 28 (UPI) -- A French court delayed ruling whether to end its investigation of former International Monetary Fund head Dominique Strauss-Kahn in a prostitution ring case.
Why the IMF was wrong

Why the IMF was wrong

FRANKFURT, Germany, Oct. 15 (UPI) -- Economic analysis has been dominated by the Keynesians, who want more government stimulus spending, and the followers of Hayek, who insist on cutting public spending. But perhaps we should be listening to the French.
MARTIN WALKER, UPI Editor Emeritus
French end Strauss-Kahn rape investigation

French end Strauss-Kahn rape investigation

LILLE, France, Oct. 3 (UPI) -- A French prosecutor has ended an investigation into allegations the former head of the International Monetary Fund was involved in a gang rape in Washington.
IMF official leaves in a huff

IMF official leaves in a huff

WASHINGTON, July 20 (UPI) -- Long-term International Monetary Fund official Peter Doyle said he was ashamed of the organization's reaction to the financial crisis in Europe.
Strauss-Kahn re-investigated for gang rape

Strauss-Kahn re-investigated for gang rape

LILLE, France, May 21 (UPI) -- An investigation into U.S. gang rape allegations against ex-International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn has been reopened, officials said.
Strauss-Kahn countersues NYC maid

Strauss-Kahn countersues NYC maid

NEW YORK, May 15 (UPI) -- Dominique Strauss-Kahn, arrested last year for criminal assault against a Manhattan maid who is currently suing him, has filed a countersuit, court papers say.

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Escort denies Strauss-Kahn allegations

PARIS, May 13 (UPI) -- A Belgian escort says her colleague's claim that she was raped in a Washington hotel by French politician Dominique Strauss-Kahn was untrue.
After me, the deluge

After me, the deluge

STRASBOURG, France, May 7 (UPI) -- Nicolas Sarkozy has narrowly lost the Presidency after a single term, but his Socialist party successor, Francis Hollande, has not won a mandate.
MARTIN WALKER, UPI Editor Emeritus
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