Former French president Valéry Giscard d'Estaing speaks during an interview in Paris in 2020. Photo: AP Former French president Valéry Giscard d'Estaing speaks during an interview in Paris in 2020. Photo: AP
Former French president Valéry Giscard d'Estaing speaks during an interview in Paris in 2020. Photo: AP

France investigating ex-president Valéry Giscard d’Estaing over sex assault claims

  • German reporter Ann-Kathrin Stracke says former leader, who is in his 90s, repeatedly touched her behind while in his Paris office in 2018
  • French prosecutors opened probe after journalist filed charges against d’Estaing

Topic |   Sexual harassment and assault
Former French president Valéry Giscard d'Estaing speaks during an interview in Paris in 2020. Photo: AP Former French president Valéry Giscard d'Estaing speaks during an interview in Paris in 2020. Photo: AP
Former French president Valéry Giscard d'Estaing speaks during an interview in Paris in 2020. Photo: AP
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