July 25, 2011 9:01am PT by THR Staff
Dominque Strauss-Kahn Accuser Speaks Out on ABC News (Video)
The New York City hotel maid who accused former International Monetary Fund Chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexual assault has broken her silence.
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32-year old Nafissatou Diallo spoke with ABC News’ Robin Roberts in an interview to air on Nightline and World News with Diane Sawyer. On Monday, a portion of that interview was broadcast on Good Morning America.
“I want justice,” Diallo said. “I want him to go to jail. I want him to know you cannot use your power when you do something like this.”
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Prior to the allegations, Strauss-Kahn was a frontrunner in France’s Presidential race.
The maid, who hails from West Africa, recalls the May 14th incident in her own words and the subsequent fear she experienced upon learning of Strauss-Kahn’s prominence.
“I said, ‘They’re going to kill me. I’m going to die,” she said. “He’s a powerful man. They’re going to kill me before someone knows what happened to me.”
Watch the GMA clip below.