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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Bulgaria’s Socialists Strike Cooperation Deal with Russian Opposition
    Apr23

    Bulgaria’s Socialists Strike Cooperation Deal with Russian Opposition

    Bulgaria’s biggest opposition party BSP on Friday signed an agreement to cooperate with A Just Russia (Spravedlivaya Rossiya), a left-wing party. Mihail Mikov, the head of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) is on a visit to Moscow with a party delegation earlier this week and is attending Spravedlivaya Rossiya’s April 22-23 congress....

    Face time with queen, princes completes Obama’s royal visit
    Apr23

    Face time with queen, princes completes Obama’s royal visit

    LONDON — President Barack Obama plunged into a whirlwind of royal socializing Friday that began over a birthday lunch with Queen Elizabeth II and ended at a dinner hosted by the trio of young royals who represent the future of the British monarchy. Obama, accompanied by his wife, Michelle, arrived by helicopter on the verdant grounds of Windsor...

    Panama Papers: Investigators raid Mossack Fonseca property, seize shredded papers
    Apr23

    Panama Papers: Investigators raid Mossack Fonseca property, seize shredded papers

    Panamanian investigators on Friday raided a property used by Mossack Fonseca, the law firm at the centre of a massive leak of offshore financial data, removing bags full of shredded documents as evidence, a local prosecutor said. “We have secured a large amount of evidence found in the location,” said organised crime investigator...

    In New Ukraine, Old Clan Ties Propel ‘Boy’ Prime Minister’s Rise
    Apr23

    In New Ukraine, Old Clan Ties Propel ‘Boy’ Prime Minister’s Rise

    …read more Source: The Jakarta...

    Panama raids Mossack Fonseca property, seizes shredded papers
    Apr23

    Panama raids Mossack Fonseca property, seizes shredded papers

    Mossack Fonseca law firm sign is pictured in Panama City, in this April 4, 2016 file photo. REUTERS Panamanian investigators on Friday raided a property used by Mossack Fonseca, the law firm at the centre of a massive leak of offshore financial data, removing bags full of shredded documents as evidence, a local prosecutor said. “We have secured a...

    Russia, In Bow To Kyiv’s New Leader, Suspends Debt Demands
    Apr23

    Russia, In Bow To Kyiv’s New Leader, Suspends Debt Demands

    Russia said it temporarily suspended its demand for full repayment of a $3-billion loan to Ukraine to give the new government in Kyiv time to decide what to do about it. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Panama raids Mossack Fonseca property, seizes shredded papers
    Apr23

    Panama raids Mossack Fonseca property, seizes shredded papers

    PANAMA CITY: Panamanian investigators on Friday raided a property used by Mossack Fonseca, the law firm at the center of a massive leak of offshore financial data, removing bags full of shredded documents as evidence, a local prosecutor said. “We have secured a large amount of evidence found in the location,” said organized crime investigator...

    Panama Raids Mossack Fonseca Office
    Apr23

    Panama Raids Mossack Fonseca Office

    PANAMA CITY (Reuters) – Panamanian investigators on Friday raided a property used by Mossack Fonseca, the law firm at the center of a massive leak of offshore financial data, an official from the local prosecutor’s office said. The official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said a statement with more details would be sent in due...

    Report: Pilot Error to Blame for Mali Crash
    Apr23

    Report: Pilot Error to Blame for Mali Crash

    The crash of an Air Algerie flight in Mali that killed 116 people in July 2014 was caused by a series of errors by the crew, authorities say. A report released Friday by French air accident investigators said the plane’s crew members failed to activate the aircraft’s anti-icing mechanism even though they were flying in an area with...

    Brain-Dead Mom Gives Birth to Baby Boy 55 Days After Passing Away
    Apr23

    Brain-Dead Mom Gives Birth to Baby Boy 55 Days After Passing Away

    A brain-dead Polish woman gives birth to a baby boy—55 days after her death. The premature baby showed no signs of serious complications, a hospital official said on April 19. According to Al Jazeera, the 41-year-old mother was already brain-dead when she was rushed to the hospital in Wroclaw in November. The hospital concluded that she had brain...