Dominique Strauss-Kahn
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Strauss-Kahn 'a suspect' in prostitution ring inquiry

Former IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn is being questioned by French police as a suspect in a prostitution ring inquiry, a prosecutor says.

Mr Strauss-Kahn, once a front-runner for the French presidency, is being held in custody at a police station in Lille, northern France.

The BBC's Paris correspondent Christian Fraser reports.

  • 21 Feb 2012