Salamé case: transnational investigation stumbles on Lebanese banking secrecy

A sign representing Riad Salamé (right), crossed out with the inscription “A stole my future”, in front of the Central Bank, in Beirut, on October 6, 2021. BILAL HUSSEIN / AP The investigation into the Salamé affair, named after the governor of the Banque du Liban (BDL), Riad Salamé, 71, suspected of laundering and embezzlement … Read more