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    Kremlin Slams ‘Putinophobia’ of Panama Papers
    Apr04

    Kremlin Slams ‘Putinophobia’ of Panama Papers

    Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman on Monday dismissed a report that alleges close friends of the president hid some $2 billion dollars in offshore accounts. The report, dubbed the “Panama Papers,” links hundreds of political leaders and celebrities to offshore companies set up through a Panama-based law firm called...

    Ukrainians Lobby Dutch Ahead Of Referendum
    Apr04

    Ukrainians Lobby Dutch Ahead Of Referendum

    The Ukrainian Foreign Minister joined campaigning in Amsterdam, days before the Dutch vote in a referendum on whether Ukraine’s Association Agreement with the European Union should be ratified. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Big Leak, Big Corruption, Deep Rot
    Apr04

    Big Leak, Big Corruption, Deep Rot

    The weekend’s biggest story by far: the leak of a massive trove of documents, over 2.6 terabytes of data, from the Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca, which specializes in creating offshore companies. The documents were handed over to the German paper Süddeutsche Zeitung under mysterious circumstances. The paper shared the documents with...

    Ukraine Radical Party Wants Impeachment Probe Into Poroshenko
    Apr04

    Ukraine Radical Party Wants Impeachment Probe Into Poroshenko

    The head of Ukraine’s populist Radical Party has called for an impeachment investigation into President Petro Poroshenko over allegations he used an offshore account to avoid tax. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Names in the Panama Papers
    Apr04

    The Names in the Panama Papers

    Arnulfo Franco / APDocuments leaked Sunday from a Panama-based firm, which sells offshore shell companies, purport to show corruption and questionable business practices of the world’s politicians, billionaires, entertainers, athletes, drug barons, and others. At the heart of the nearly four decades of records from Mossack Fonseca, the...

    Kremlin hits out as ‘Panama Papers’ finger Putin circle
    Apr04

    Kremlin hits out as ‘Panama Papers’ finger Putin circle

    PARIS: A furious Kremlin said Monday it was the target of a plot to destabilize Russia after a massive leak of confidential documents fingered President Vladimir Putin’s close associates along with other world leaders in allegations of shady offshore financial dealings. A year-long worldwide media investigation into a trove of 11.5 million...

    Three Poles appear in Panama Papers leak
    Apr04

    Three Poles appear in Panama Papers leak

    Names of former President of Warsaw Paweł Piskorski, media mogul Mariusz Walter and entrepreneur Marek Profus appeared in a huge leak of confidential documents from Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca. The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, and German newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung, along with 107 media organizations revealed...

    Panama Papers: What is The Scandal and How Is Putin Linked?
    Apr04

    Panama Papers: What is The Scandal and How Is Putin Linked?

    The so-called Panama Papers, leaked over the weekend, detail alleged money laundering schemes, with a $2 billion scandal leading to the heart of the Kremlin. Here is what we know about the leak and how it has been received in Russia. What is the leak? The leak was of 11.5 million papers and documents—held by Mossack Fonseca, a Panama-based law...

    Ukrainian MPs call for investigation into Poroshenko after Panama leaks
    Apr04

    Ukrainian MPs call for investigation into Poroshenko after Panama leaks

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian lawmakers said on Monday parliament should investigate allegations that President Petro Poroshenko used an offshore firm to avoid tax, following a global leak of documents from a Panama-based law firm over the weekend. …read more Source: The...

    The Latest: Ukraine president under fire in offshore scandal
    Apr04

    The Latest: Ukraine president under fire in offshore scandal

    The Latest on the publication by a coalition of media outlets of an investigation into offshore financial dealings by the rich and famous (all times local): … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...