US News

US father-son duo admit helping ex-Nissan chief Ghosn flee Japan

Published by

Tokyo (AFP) – An American father-son duo admitted their role in orchestrating former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn’s audacious escape from Japan as they made their first appearance before a Tokyo court on Monday. Former special forces operative Michael Taylor, 60, and his 28-year-old son Peter were extradited by US authorities over claims they smuggled Ghosn out of the country in a music equipment case as he awaited trial. At the Tokyo district court, the pair said they did not contest the facts laid out by prosecutors in an indictment, effectively conceding their role in the saga. “Is there any m…

Read More

Facebook Comments

Check Also

Haiti police say former Supreme Court judge suspect in president’s killing

Published by Reuters PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) – Haitian police ...