International Monetary Fund (IMF)’s Director, Christine Lagarde will be questioned today regarding an alleged €400 million payout to jailed businessman Bernard Tapie when she was serving as France's finance minister in 2007. Prosecutors will be responsible to decide whether Ms Lagarde should be charged or not.

The 57-year-old IMF chief appears before the Court of Justice of the Republic (CJR), which deals with cases of ministerial misconduct, in order to explain her involve...

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