Who knows if he did anything untoward with a chambermaid in New York? Such honeytrap ‘stings’ are very easy to set up. There is evidence that such tactics were going to be used against him, with scurrilous reporting about his antics with women appearing in the French media, even before this week’s latest ‘events’.
Strauss Kahn was certainly a fan of Gaddafi which would not be helping his position with various security services and military intelligence bureaux. But was his greatest crime, neither sexual, nor having a liking for the other side in a palpably unjust war, but something else altogether, namedly the forcing through of the Euro? This is what is implied in John Redwood’s post this morning –
Open Europe –