Mount Lebanon State Prosecutor Judge Ghada Aoun charged Central Bank Governor Riad Salameh with job negligence and breach of trust, the National News Agency reported on Thursday.
The charges are reportedly in relation to Salameh‘s management of subsidized dollars. Judge Aoun charged the head of the Banking Supervision Committee with the same offenses.
She also charged the owner of the dollar import company “M.M.” and money changer “A.F.” with violating an administrative decision, referring the charges to Judge Nicolas Mansour, the first investigating judge in Mount Lebanon, for questioning.
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