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    Dutch cast votes on Ukraine treaty in test of anti-EU sentiment (Video)
    Apr06

    Dutch cast votes on Ukraine treaty in test of anti-EU sentiment (Video)

    By Toby Sterling Dutch voters began casting ballots in a national referendum on Wednesday on the European Union’s treaty with Ukraine — a test of anti-EU sentiment before Britain vote on its membership of the bloc in June. Dutch politicians say rejecting a treaty intended to bring Ukraine closer to the European Union would hand a symbolic...

    Ukraine pilot Savchenko starts refusing all food and liquids
    Apr06

    Ukraine pilot Savchenko starts refusing all food and liquids

    Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko, convicted over the killing of two Russian journalists, began a hunger strike without water Wednesday to demand her return to Ukraine, her lawyer said …read more Source: The Daily...

    Iceland’s leader resigns, first casualty of Panama Papers
    Apr06

    Iceland’s leader resigns, first casualty of Panama Papers

    Iceland’s Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson resigned on Tuesday, becoming the first casualty of leaked documents from a Panamanian law firm which have shone a spotlight on the offshore wealth of politicians and public figures worldwide. The Panama Papers showed the premier’s wife owned an offshore company with big claims on...

    Ukraine president Poroshenko denies offshore vehicle set up to minimize taxes
    Apr06

    Ukraine president Poroshenko denies offshore vehicle set up to minimize taxes

    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko denied he put his assets in an offshore trust to minimize taxes, after the country’s fiscal service said it was looking into documents relating to his offshore assets that were included in the “Panama Papers” …read more Source: The Daily...

    Dutch vote on key EU-Kyiv pact as Europe watches
    Apr06

    Dutch vote on key EU-Kyiv pact as Europe watches

    The outcome is being closely watched by both the West and Moscow, and a Dutch ‘No’ to the two-year-old treaty with Kyiv could pose a headache for the EU …read more Source: World...

    Dutch vote on key EU-Kiev pact as Europe watches
    Apr06

    Dutch vote on key EU-Kiev pact as Europe watches

    Dutch people began voting Wednesday on whether to back a key EU pact with Ukraine in a referendum triggered by grassroots eurosceptic groups and seen as a yardstick on ties with Brussels …read more Source: The Daily...

    Icelandic leader resigns over Panama Papers revelations
    Apr05

    Icelandic leader resigns over Panama Papers revelations

    By Kylie MacLellan and Ragnhildur Sigurdardottir Iceland‘s Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson is to step down after leaked documents from a Panamanian law firm showed his wife owned an offshore company with big claims on collapsed Icelandic banks, his party said. Gunnlaugsson became the first prominent casualty from the revelations in...

    Panama Papers probes opened, China limits access to news on leaks
    Apr05

    Panama Papers probes opened, China limits access to news on leaks

    Authorities across the globe have opened investigations into the activities of the world’s rich and powerful after a cache of leaked documents from a Panamanian law firm showed possible wrongdoing using offshore company structures.The “Panama Papers” have cast light on the financial arrangements of high profile politicians and...

    Panama Papers probes opened, China limits access to news on leaks
    Apr05

    Panama Papers probes opened, China limits access to news on leaks

    By Ben Blanchard and Lisa Jucca Authorities across the globe have opened investigations into the activities of the world’s rich and powerful after a cache of leaked documents from a Panamanian law firm showed possible wrongdoing using offshore company structures. The “Panama Papers” have cast light on the financial arrangements of high...

    Analysis: Choice of Jewish PM undercuts long-held accusations of state anti-Semitism in Ukraine
    Apr05

    Analysis: Choice of Jewish PM undercuts long-held accusations of state anti-Semitism in Ukraine

    Parliamentary speaker Volodymyr Groysman being considered for the job by President Petro Poroshenko. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

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