Strauss-Kahn claimed 'diplomatic immunity'

Documents reveal what former IMF chief told police after he was arrested on suspicion of rape.



    Newly released documents reveal that Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former head of the IMF, told police he had diplomatic immunity when he was arrested on suspicion of sexual assault.

    Strauss Khan is charged with attempting to rape a maid in a New York hotel.

    Al Jazeera's Adam Raney reports on the narrative of his arrest.

    SOURCE: Agencies


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