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    The Morning Vertical, April 13, 2016
    Apr13

    The Morning Vertical, April 13, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Panamanian Police Have Raided The Headquarters Of Mossack Fonseca
    Apr13

    Panamanian Police Have Raided The Headquarters Of Mossack Fonseca

    Panama’s attorney general raided the offices of the Mossack Fonseca law firm late on Tuesday to search for any evidence of illegal activities, authorities said in a statement.The firm at the center of the Panama Papers scandal has been accused of tax evasion and fraud. The national police, in an earlier statement, said they were searching...

    Donald Tusk says EU migration crisis is ‘never-ending’
    Apr13

    Donald Tusk says EU migration crisis is ‘never-ending’

    STRASBOURG — European Council President Donald Tusk called the migration crisis a “never-ending story” for the EU and warned that there was no “Holy Grail” solution for tackling it. “We are faced with a tenuous, perpetual and multi-dimensional effort,” Tusk said Wednesday in a speech to the European Parliament in Strasbourg. “In fact, something...

    Panama raids offices of Mossack Fonseca law firm
    Apr13

    Panama raids offices of Mossack Fonseca law firm

    Panama’s attorney general late on Tuesday raided the offices of the Mossack Fonseca law firm to search for any evidence of illegal activities, authorities said in a statement. The Panama-based law firm is at the centre of the ‘Panama Papers’ leaks scandal that has embarrassed several world leaders and shone a spotlight on the shadowy...

    Interviews for top UN job put Europe in spotlight
    Apr13

    Interviews for top UN job put Europe in spotlight

    NEW YORK — Europe may be facing criticism for political dysfunction but politicians from the European Union — and countries aspiring to join it — are front and center in New York this week as the United Nations interviews candidates to manage the 70-year-old institution. Bulgaria’s Irina Bokova, Portugal’s António Guterres and...

    Panama police raid law firm at centre of tax leaks scandal
    Apr13

    Panama police raid law firm at centre of tax leaks scandal

    Panama City (AFP) – Police raided the headquarters of the Panama law firm whose leaked documents have unleashed a global scandal over how the world’s elite use offshore companies to hide their wealth.Organized crime police surrounded Mossack Fonseca’s headquarters in Panama City as the offices were being searched, along with...

    [Ticker] Lithuania bans 46 over Ukrainian pilot jailing
    Apr13

    [Ticker] Lithuania bans 46 over Ukrainian pilot jailing

    Lithuania has banned 46 Russians and Ukrainians from their country for 10 years over their role in the detention and sentencing of Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko. She was sentenced to 22 years in jail. Lithuania’s foreign minister announced the decision on Tuesday and called on other EU countries to follow. …read more Source:...

    OSCE Troika discuss recent developments in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone
    Apr13

    OSCE Troika discuss recent developments in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone

    The OSCE Chairperson-in-Office and German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier welcomed Serbia’s and Austria’s Foreign Ministers Ivica Dačić and Sebastian Kurz as well as the OSCE Secretary General Lamberto Zannier for an OSCE Troika meeting in Berlin today. The members of the OSCE Troika discussed recent developments in the OSCE...

    Panama raids law firm at center of tax leaks scandal
    Apr13

    Panama raids law firm at center of tax leaks scandal

    PANAMA CITY: Police on Tuesday raided the headquarters of the Panama law firm whose leaked documents have unleashed a global scandal over how the world’s elite use offshore companies to hide their wealth. Organized crime police surrounded Mossack Fonseca’s headquarters in Panama City as the offices were being searched, along with...

    OSCE “Troika”:  De-escalation and stepping up the political process around Nagorno-Karabakh are paramount
    Apr13

    OSCE “Troika”: De-escalation and stepping up the political process around Nagorno-Karabakh are paramount

    The OSCE Chairperson-in- Office and German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier welcomed Serbia’s and Austria’s Foreign Ministers Ivica Dacic and Sebastian Kurz as well as the OSCE Secretary General Lamberto Zannier for an OSCE Troika meeting in Berlin today, according to the Federal Foreign Office of Germany. The members of the...