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Carlos Ghosn Faces New Charges in Japan as Pressure Mounts

Jan 11, 2019 - The New York Times

TOKYO — Japanese prosecutors brought fresh charges on Friday against Carlos Ghosn, the embattled global auto chief who sits in a Tokyo jail.

The new allegations of financial wrongdoing raise the stakes in a showdown between Mr. Ghosn, until recently the head of the vast car-making alliance of Nissan, Renault and Mitsubishi, and the prosecutors, who have been working in tandem with whistle-blowers inside Nissan. It also signals that prosecutors remain undeterred by Mr. Ghosn’s recent as...