International Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director Christine Lagarde (C) answers questions while the IMF's first deputy managing director David Lipton (L) and external relations department director Gerry Rice (R) look on at a press conference during the annual meetings of the IMF and the World Bank in Tokyo on October 11, 2012. Greece's badly stressed economy will need a further two years before it is righted, the International Monetary Fund's managing director said in Tokyo. Lagarde told the news conference it would take time before Athens is able to reduce its deficit to agreed levels. AFP PHOTO / Toru YAMANAKA
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Managing Director Christine Lagarde (R) and her husband Xavier Giocanti attend the Roland Garros French Tennis Open 2014 - Day 14 at Roland Garros on June 7, 2014 in Paris, France.
Managing Director Christine Lagarde (R) and her husband Xavier Giocanti attend the Roland Garros French Tennis Open 2014 - Day 14 on June 7, 2014 in Paris, France.
Managing Director Christine Lagarde and her husband Xavier Giocanti attend the Roland Garros French Tennis Open 2014 - Day 14 on June 7, 2014 in Paris, France.
Christine Lagarde attends the 100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner at the Washington Hilton on May 3, 2014 in Washington, DC.
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Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund speaks to the media at the close of the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meetings on February 23, 2014 at The Intercontinental in Sydney, Australia. The G20 is two days of meeting that brings together Finance Ministers and Bank Governors from around the world, in a forum aimed at economic co-operation and decision making.
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International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde participates in the concluding roundtable at the Africa Rising Conference May 30, 2014 at the Chiasson Conference Center in Maputo, Mozambique. Lagarde gave the keynote address on Africa's progress, challenges to face and priorities for the future.