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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    What We’re Following This Morning
    Apr07

    What We’re Following This Morning

    Panama Papers, cont’d: Ramon Fonseca, one of the heads of Mossack Fonseca, told The New York Times: “At the end of this storm the sky will be blue again and people will find that the only crime is the hacking” of the firm’s documents. Jurgen Mossack, the firm’s other boss, reiterated those comments to The Wall Street Journal....

    Interior Min.: Referendum law needs revision
    Apr07

    Interior Min.: Referendum law needs revision

    The Ukraine referendum on Wednesday shows that the Netherlands’ referendum law needs revision, according to Home Affairs Minister Ronald Plasterk. The post Interior Min.: Referendum law needs revision appeared first on NL Times. …read more Source: NL...

    Voters in the Netherlands Reject EU-Ukraine Deal To Remove Trade Barriers
    Apr07

    Voters in the Netherlands Reject EU-Ukraine Deal To Remove Trade Barriers

    Dutch voters have rejected a suggested deal between the EU and Ukraine, which would see trade barriers dropped between the two. Though turnout was low, at 32.2 percent, an overwhelming 61.1 percent of voters were against the trade agreement. The country’s Prime Minister Mark Rutte, who was expecting to ratify the deal, cautioned that the...

    NATO chief identifies IS, and Russia, as “main challenges”
    Apr07

    NATO chief identifies IS, and Russia, as “main challenges”

    NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg says the two main challenges faced by the western military alliance are “Islamic State and Russia.”Speaking for Voice of America’s Serbian service, Stoltenberg explained he was currently visiting Washington in order to discuss the upcoming NATO summit in Warsaw, Poland, that will consider...

    Dutch Voters Overwhelming Reject Ukraine-EU Treaty
    Apr07

    Dutch Voters Overwhelming Reject Ukraine-EU Treaty

    …read more Source: The Jakarta...

    China largest market for Panama Papers law firm: ICIJ
    Apr07

    China largest market for Panama Papers law firm: ICIJ

    BEIJING (AFP) – Nearly a third of the business of the law firm at the centre of the Panama Papers scandal came from its offices in Hong Kong and China, reports said Thursday, with the Asian giant assailed by corruption and capital flight.More than 16,300 of Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca’s active shell companies were incorporated...

    Dutch referendum results displays EU's attitude to Ukraine – Russian PM
    Apr07

    Dutch referendum results displays EU's attitude to Ukraine – Russian PM

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – A rejection by Dutch voters of a treaty on closer ties between the European Union and Ukraine in an advisory referendum shows Europe’s attitude to Ukraine’s political system, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on his Twitter account. …read more Source: The...

    Lithuania respects Dutch vote on EU-Ukraine deal, says Grybauskaite  – The Baltic Times
    Apr07

    Lithuania respects Dutch vote on EU-Ukraine deal, says Grybauskaite – The Baltic Times

    According to Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite, the results of the Dutch referendum, which were revealed on April 7, show that the Netherl…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Panama leaks: Opposition to unite against Nawaz Sharif in NA session
    Apr07

    Panama leaks: Opposition to unite against Nawaz Sharif in NA session

    President Mamnoon Hussain has summoned National Assembly session at 5:00 pm in Parliament House Islamabad today. According to sources, members of the opposition parties will raise the issue of the offshore companies owned by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s family mentioned in the Panama Papers. In a message posted on Facebook, Pakistan...

    Opponents of US-EU trade deal TTIP launch Dutch referendum bid
    Apr07

    Opponents of US-EU trade deal TTIP launch Dutch referendum bid

    Inspired by the no-camp’s success in the Ukraine referendum, opponents of the US-EU trade deal TTIP and the Canadian version CETA are now also trying to get a referendum vote on this issue. The post Opponents of US-EU trade deal TTIP launch Dutch referendum bid appeared first on NL Times. …read more Source: NL...