Saturday 24 March 2018

Female politicians attack 'impunity'

Female members of President Nicolas Sarkozy's party accused Dominique Strauss-Kahn's Socialist entourage of a "guilty silence", arguing that more should have been done to curb the fallen presidential hopeful's behaviour towards women.

Mr Strauss-Kahn is supported by many of his old Socialist allies.

But Mr Sarkozy's party colleague Brigitte Bareges, said "he has benefited from a certain impunity" due to his colleagues' backing.

Irish Independent

Today's news headlines, directly to your inbox every morning.

Editors Choice

Also in World News