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French magistrates question fugitive auto magnate in Beirut

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BEIRUT — A team of French investigators began questioning fugitive former auto magnate Carlos Ghosn in Beirut on Monday over suspicions of financial misconduct,...

Lebanon ramps up COVID-19 fight with vaccination marathon

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BEIRUT — Lebanon’s health authorities Saturday launched a COVID-19 vaccination “marathon" to speed up inoculations around the country, including areas where turnout has so...

Lebanese singer deported from Saudi after 50-day detention

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A prominent Lebanese singer and composer known for his vitriolic political views said he has been deported from Saudi Arabia after a 50-day detention...

Ghosn testifies to French investigators in Renault probe

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BEIRUT — For hours, French investigators on Thursday questioned fugitive former auto magnate Carlos Ghosn in the Lebanese capital as a witness in a...

American on trial in Japan gets support from ex-boss Ghosn

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TOKYO — Former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn has backed his former colleague American lawyer Greg Kelly’s insistence he is innocent of any wrongdoing. ...

5 key takeaways from AP’s interview with Carlos Ghosn

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In a wide-ranging interview with The Associated Press, former star auto executive Carlos Ghosn shared his frustrations surrounding his stunning downfall and delved into...

Can French judges clear Carlos Ghosn’s name? He hopes so

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BEIRUT — Former auto magnate Carlos Ghosn expects to get hit with at least one preliminary charge after French investigators travel to Beirut next...

WFP boosts assistance in Lebanon as economic crisis deepens

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BEIRUT — The World Food Program said on Wednesday it is tripling its assistance to Lebanon, offering cash assistance to nearly 300,000 people amid...

On the sidelines, Hezbollah looms large over Gaza battle

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BEIRUT — Ever since their last war in 2006, Israel and Lebanon’s powerful Hezbollah militia have constantly warned that a new round between them...

Syrians cast early ballots in symbolic presidential vote

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BEIRUT — Syrians expatriates and those who fled the war began casting their votes at embassies abroad Thursday ahead of next week’s vote inside...