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French writer Tristane Banon will file a complaint, July 5, 2011, accusing Dominique Strauss-Kahn of attempted rape, her lawyer said. (Charles Dolfi Michels/AP Photo/Getty Images)


Dominique Strauss-Kahn ,  former International Monetary Fund chief is going on the offensive after a second woman, French journalist Tristane Banon accused him of attacking her by filing a counter suit against the woman, according to media reports.

Strauss-Kahn reportedly plans to sue French journalist Tristane Banon for false declarations after she accused him of attempting to rape her in 2002, when she was 22 years old. Banon’s lawyer, David Koubbi, announced Monday Banon plans to file against Strauss-Kahn today