European support builds for France's Lagarde to head IMF

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Government officials from across Europe publicly announced their support for French Finance Minister Christine Lagarde to replace Dominique Strauss-Kahn, who recently resigned as managing director of the International Monetary Fund. U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne joined German Chancellor Angela Merkel in backing Lagarde to become the first woman to head the IMF. Full story here