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    [Column / Crude World] Why the Dutch referendum on Ukraine is a joke
    Apr04

    [Column / Crude World] Why the Dutch referendum on Ukraine is a joke

    If the organisers of Wednesday’s referendum don’t care about Ukraine, the Dutch government should give them what they ask for and ignore the results. …read more Source:...

    Huge tax leak exposes world leaders
    Apr04

    Huge tax leak exposes world leaders

    Mossack Fonseca reveals hidden offshore assets of around 140 political figures from around the world View of a sign outside the building where Panama-based Mossack Fonseca law firm offices are placed in Panama City. — AFP photo PARIS: A massive leak of 11.5 million documents has exposed the secret offshore dealings of aides to Russian president...

    Obama reassures NATO leader after Trump rants
    Apr04

    Obama reassures NATO leader after Trump rants

    Barack Obama wants NATO to know that, unlike Donald Trump, he’ll never let go. The president met with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg at the White House on Monday, a gathering that drew heightened interest in the wake of suggestions by Trump, the GOP presidential front-runner, that it may be time to leave the decades-old security...

    Jailed Ukrainian Pilot ‘To Begin Dry Hunger Strike’
    Apr04

    Jailed Ukrainian Pilot ‘To Begin Dry Hunger Strike’

    Ukrainian military pilot Nadia Savchenko, who has been sentenced by a Russian court to 22 years in prison, will begin a dry hunger strike on April 6, her defense lawyers say. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Panama Papers: Naming names of powerful officials
    Apr04

    Panama Papers: Naming names of powerful officials

    Associates of Putin, Assad and Poroshenko are among those implicated in offshore dealings. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine president denies tax claims
    Apr04

    Ukraine president denies tax claims

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko denies wrongdoing after leaked documents suggested he had set up an offshore company as a tax haven using Panamanian legal firm Mossack Fonseca. …read more Source:...

    Will the ‘Panama Papers’ Bring Down Ukraine’s Chocolate King?
    Apr04

    Will the ‘Panama Papers’ Bring Down Ukraine’s Chocolate King?

    Leaked documents have revealed a secret offshore company setup in Poroshenko’s name and not disclosed in his public income statements. …read more Source: Foreign...

    6 Things You Need to Know About the Bombshell ‘Panama Papers’ Leak
    Apr04

    6 Things You Need to Know About the Bombshell ‘Panama Papers’ Leak

    Anonymous whistleblower unloads massive trove of files exposing how world leaders and other elites hide money and evade taxes. The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ), the German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung and over 100 other media partners dropped the explosive “Panama Papers” leak on Sunday. The trove is described by...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Denies Breaking Law By Having Secret Accounts
    Apr04

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Denies Breaking Law By Having Secret Accounts

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Monday denied any wrongdoing after documents leaked from a Panama law firm showed him holding three offshore accounts that could be used as tax havens. …read more Source:...

    World figures deny wrongdoing as Panama Papers turn spotlight on tax evasion
    Apr04

    World figures deny wrongdoing as Panama Papers turn spotlight on tax evasion

    LONDON/PANAMA CITY: Governments across the world began investigating possible financial wrongdoing by the rich and powerful on Monday following a leak of documents from a Panamanian law firm which allegedly showed how clients avoided tax or laundered money. The documents detailed schemes involving an array of figures from friends of Russian...