International Monetary Fund
International Monetary Fund (IMF) head Dominique Strauss-Kahn meets with Prime Minister of Spain José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero in Madrid.
The Spanish Ministry of the Interior reports that several letter bombs have been sent to Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez, the Ministry of Defence and the Torrejón Air Base. A sixth letter bomb is intercepted at the U.S. Embassy in Madrid.
Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former head of the International Monetary Fund, is placed under formal investigation in France over alleged involvement in a prostitution ring.
The Prime Minister of Spain José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero dissolves the Cortes Generales and calls a general election for November 20.
Former head of the International Monetary Fund Dominique Strauss-Kahn gives his first television interview on the French television network TF1 since rape charges against him were dropped in New York City.
Prosecutors in New York City ask for charges against former International Monetary Fund head Dominique Strauss-Kahn to be dropped.
The Prime Minister of Spain José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero calls an early election for November 20 rather than 2012.
"The New York Times" reports that the sexual assault case against former International Monetary Fund head Dominique Strauss-Kahn is on the verge of collapse due to concerns over the credibility of the alleged victim's testimony.
International Monetary Fund head Dominique Strauss-Kahn is ordered to be held without bail on sexual assault charges in New York City.
Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), is arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport in the U.S. city of New York for alleged sexual assault.
The Prime Minister of Spain José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero announces that he will not be seeking a third term in the next election.