17 May '11, 4am

NY hotel chambermaid describes alleged brutal attack by IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn

NY hotel chambermaid describes alleged brutal attack by IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn

The door of room number 2806 of the Sofitel hotel in New York, where IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn was staying. -- PHOTO: AFP NEW YORK - IT WAS around midday on a lazy spring on Saturday in New York. But behind the closed doors of a luxury hotel suite, a chambermaid was allegedly being brutally attacked in a horrific ordeal that would shock the world. Her ordeal may well spell the end of the stellar career of veteran French politician Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the head of the International Monetary Fund who now faces up to 25 years behind bars if convicted. He denies the allegations. During several long, terrifying minutes, the 32-year-old maid said she was grappled and groped, had her breasts and intimate parts fondled, her panties ripped and was forced to endure as her attacker tried to push his penis into her mouth. Shocked and in terror, she finally escaped and ran pan...

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