Bid to avoid extradition over Ghosn’s escape is flawed interpretation, says U.S.

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U.S. prosecutors on Tuesday stated that a former Green Beret and his son, wanted by Japan for helping former Nissan Motor CEO Carlos Ghosn flee the country, were advancing a “flawed” interpretation of Japanese law to combat their extradition. Michael Taylor and his son, Peter Taylor, were arrested in Massachusetts last month at Japan’s request […]

Nissan email trail supports claims of Carlos Ghosn about takedown

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Former Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn always said he was set up and now there’s some evidence to support the businessman’s claim. According to people knowledgeable with what happened and previously unreported internal correspondence, the campaign by top Nissan Motor executives to overthrow one of the most celebrated leaders in the automotive industry started nearly a […]

Arrest warrants issued by Japan for ex-U.S. soldier and others for Ghosn escape

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Japanese officials on Thursday released arrest warrants for a former U.S. special forces soldier and two other individuals on suspicion of helping former Nissan Motor chairman Carlos Ghosn escape from Japan to Lebanon. Warrants were issued for former U.S. Green Beret Michael Taylor and two individuals named George-Antoine Zayek and Peter Taylor, prosecutors stated. A […]

‘I alone organized my departure,’ Carlos Ghosn on escaping from Japan

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Interpol released a wanted notice Thursday for Carlos Ghosn, who jumped bail in Japan and escaped to Lebanon and thus avoiding his trial on financial misconduct charges in Japan. Lebanese Justice Minister Albert Serhan stated in an interview that Lebanon “will carry out its duties,” suggesting for the first time that the businessman may be […]

Turkey arrests pilots in connection to Carlos Ghosn’s escape from Japan

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Turkish officials have detained seven aviation workers, including four pilots, for questioning in relation to chairman Carlos Ghosn’s escape from Japan, Turkish officials stated Thursday. Carlos Ghosn was awaiting a trial in Japan. The news came as Lebanese officials stated they had received a “Red Notice” from the international policing organization Interpol, calling on them […]