Lebanon judge wants ministers investigated over port blast

The judge leading Lebanon’s probe into the deadly Beirut port blast wants three members of the cabinet investigated over their possible responsibility in the disaster, a judicial source said on Tuesday.On August 4, the explosion of hundreds of tonnes of ammonium nitrate killed more than 200 people, wounded thousands, and ravaged large parts of the capital.The government resigned in the wake of the explosion, but has remained in a caretaker capacity as talks drag on to form a new one.Judge Fadi Sawan in a letter asked parliament to investigate public works and transportation minister Michel Naj…

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