Strauss-Kahn Meets His Accuser

    (FILES) - A combo made on September 23, 2011 shows a file picture taken on September 18, 2011 of former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn (L) and another file picture dated September 19 of the young French writer who has accused him of attempted rape, Tristane Banon (R). French prosecutors will set up a face-to-face confrontation between Strauss-Kahn and Banon, they said on Sepetmber 23, 2011. AFP PHOTO /FRANCOIS GUILLOT/ JOEL SAGET (Photo credit should read JOEL SAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

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    Dominique Strauss-Kahn met face-to-face Thursday with Tristane Banon, the French woman who says he tried to rape her in 2002. The meeting, which took place in a Paris police station, was part of the investigation: French police routinely host confrontations when two people tell different accounts of an event that occurred. Strauss-Kahn is said to have admitted to making an “advance” on Banon but denies the rape allegations.

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