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    Dutch Ukraine vote tests strength of anti-EU mood
    Apr06

    Dutch Ukraine vote tests strength of anti-EU mood

    Dutch voters cast ballots in a national referendum on Wednesday on the European Union’s treaty with Ukraine, providing a gauge of anti-EU sentiment weeks before Britain puts its membership of the bloc on the line. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine Leader Defends Himself in Offshore Account Leaks
    Apr06

    Ukraine Leader Defends Himself in Offshore Account Leaks

    TOKYO—One day after the prime minister of Iceland resigned, the president of Ukraine defended himself Wednesday in the massive leak of records on offshore accounts that has named political officials, business and celebrities from around the world. President Petro Poroshenko said at a news conference in Tokyo that his case is significantly...

    Ukraine: Poroshenko denies tax-dodging in ‘Panama Papers’ leak
    Apr06

    Ukraine: Poroshenko denies tax-dodging in ‘Panama Papers’ leak

    Confectionery tycoon turned President of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko, one of the most high-profile names in the ‘Panama Papers’ data leak, is… …read more Source:...

    CEO Says Malaysia Airlines Has First Monthly Profit in Years
    Apr06

    CEO Says Malaysia Airlines Has First Monthly Profit in Years

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia—The chief executive of Malaysia Airlines said Wednesday that the carrier recorded a profit in February, its first positive monthly result in years, and is on track to return to the black by 2018. In an interview with The Associated Press, CEO Christoph Mueller described the airline as a “ship that has many leaks,” but said...

    Polls open in the Netherlands in EU-Ukraine trade agreement vote
    Apr06

    Polls open in the Netherlands in EU-Ukraine trade agreement vote

    Polls have opened in the Netherlands in a vote for or against the European Union’s association agreement with Ukraine. Designed to strengthen… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Leader Defends Himself in Offshore Account Leaks
    Apr06

    Ukraine Leader Defends Himself in Offshore Account Leaks

    One day after the prime minister of Iceland resigned, the president of Ukraine defended himself Wednesday in the massive leak of records on offshore accounts that has named political officials, business and celebrities from around the world. President Petro Poroshenko said at a news conference in Tokyo that his case is significantly different...

    Dutch Ukraine vote tests strength of anti-EU mood
    Apr06

    Dutch Ukraine vote tests strength of anti-EU mood

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Dutch voters cast ballots in a national referendum on Wednesday on the European Union’s treaty with Ukraine, providing a gauge of anti-EU sentiment weeks before Britain puts its membership of the bloc on the line. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine pilot ‘starts dry hunger strike’
    Apr06

    Ukraine pilot ‘starts dry hunger strike’

    Nadiya Savchenko, convicted over the killing of two Russian journalists, began a hunger strike without water, her lawyer said. ||| Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko, convicted over the killing of two Russian journalists, began a hunger strike without water on Wednesday to demand her return to Ukraine, her lawyer said.Lawyer Mark Feigin...

    IBU says it will delay rulings on meldonium doping cases
    Apr06

    IBU says it will delay rulings on meldonium doping cases

    MOSCOW (AP) — The International Biathlon Union says it will delay rulings on doping cases involving meldonium because there is no scientific consensus on how long it takes to leave the body. There have been at least 123 doping cases involving meldonium since it became illegal on Jan. 1, most notably Maria Sharapova. Many of those accused claim...

    Ukraine leader defends himself in offshore account leaks
    Apr06

    Ukraine leader defends himself in offshore account leaks

    TOKYO (AP) — One day after the prime minister of Iceland resigned, the president of Ukraine defended himself Wednesday in the massive leak of records on offshore accounts that has named political officials, business and celebrities from around the world. …read more Source: CNS...