It’s ‘Terminal, the sequel’ at Guayaquil airport for stranded Lebanese man

Do you remember the Tom Hanks movie “Terminal”? Ecuador’s version of a foreigner trapped in an international airport is playing out in the Jose Joaquin de Olmedo airport in Guayaquil. A Lebanese man has been stuck in immigration purgatory there for 42 days after losing his passport and being returned from Spain to Ecuador, where his  flight originated. Nizam Hussein Shalak, 56, who does not speak Spanish, is the  man in the middle of the new drama. “It is a case of inadmissibility because he has no documents,” a spokesman for Ecuador’s foreign ministry said Monday. “The only legal body…

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