Bahrain's ambassador in France against whom a complaint of sexual assault
The Nanterre prosecutor has opened a preliminary investigation after a sexual assault complaint filed Monday against the ambassador to Bahrain in France by a former employee of home, does one judicial source, Tuesday, June 5.
Auditioned twice Monday afternoon, with the help of an interpreter, the 44-year-old victim said fondling July 2010 to October 2011 from his former employer, who had graduate with her boyfriend at the end of 2011, according to this source. The alleged incident took place, according to the complainant, the home of the Ambassador Naser Mohamed Youssef Al-Belooshi in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine.
At first, she had accused the ambassador of rape, then explained Monday afternoon investigators that she had managed to push his attempts. Medical examinations should be conducted in the month of June. The complainant also filed a complaint against the son of the ambassador, who allegedly threatened in September 2010 with a gun for a reason unrelated to touching which it claims to have suffered.
The preliminary investigation, police assigned to the 7th arrondissement of Paris, is to check the veracity of the accusations for. It can lead to a direct summons before the court for the appointment of a judge if further investigation is needed or closed without further action.
On Tuesday, the Foreign Ministry said it placed at the disposal of justice in this case. "We are attentive and available to the investigation" opened by the prosecutor in Nanterre, "he said at a press briefing the spokesman of the Foreign Ministry, Bernard Valero. "There will be instruction before that there is prosecution. Great news agency spoke of the ambassador, his wife and son. To my knowledge, the ambassador and his wife are on the diplomatic list and therefore diplomatic immunity. And the son did not, "he added. Depending on the progress of the investigation, justice could ask the Quai d'Orsay to apply to the country of origin of the diplomat a waiver of immunity.