Ramadan sues woman who accused him of sexual assault

The Swiss islamologist goes a complaint against the Belgian woman who accused him of sexual assault last month.

"It's going to be mendacious allegations which he strongly denies and that only seek to tarnish him and harm him," said the Ramadans Belgian lawyer.

The woman had on October 31, to the French-language channel RTBF anonymous testified that she was the victim of sexual violence and threats by Tariq Ramadan. The internationally renowned theologian has now responded by in Belgium to complain because of ' slander, libel and defamatory accusation ', says his lawyer.

Ramadan is in the aftermath of the Weinstein-revelations several times criticized by accusations of sexual exceeding behavior. He denied ever to have anything to do with this.

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