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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukraine pilot Savchenko starts refusing all food and liquids
    Apr06

    Ukraine pilot Savchenko starts refusing all food and liquids

    MOSCOW, Russia – Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko, convicted over the killing of two Russian journalists, began a hunger strike without water on Wednesday, April 6, to demand her return to Ukraine, her lawyer said. Lawyer Mark Feigin wrote on Twitter that … …read more Source:...

    Dutch Cast Ballots on EU-Ukraine Trade Deal
    Apr06

    Dutch Cast Ballots on EU-Ukraine Trade Deal

    Dutch voters are going to the polls to decide on whether to back a European Union free trade agreement with Ukraine. The referendum is nonbinding, but it will be an important measure of EU support. It comes just three months before British voters cast ballots on whether to remain in the European Union. Dutch opponents of the EU agreement say its...

    Ukraine Tax Controversy: Petro Poroshenko Promises Reforms Amid Panama Papers Fallout
    Apr06

    Ukraine Tax Controversy: Petro Poroshenko Promises Reforms Amid Panama Papers Fallout

    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko promised to reform his country’s tax system Wednesday to make tax evasion impossible. Poroshenko was one of several dozen high profile names implicated in the so-called Panama Papers leaks that revealed the offshore accounts of political figures, prominent businessmen and some celebrities. …read more...

    Politicians, Celebs Deny Abuse Of Offshore Accounts
    Apr06

    Politicians, Celebs Deny Abuse Of Offshore Accounts

    The president of Ukraine became the latest prominent politician to deny wrongdoing Wednesday after his name was linked to secretive offshore accounts arranged by a Panama law firm. …read more Source:...

    Politicians, celebs deny abuse of offshore accounts
    Apr06

    Politicians, celebs deny abuse of offshore accounts

    The president of Ukraine became the latest prominent politician to deny wrongdoing Wednesday after his name was linked to secretive offshore accounts arranged by a Panama law firm. The revelations have raised suspicion that such offshore entities were set up to avoid taxes, but Petro Poroshenko denied that was the purpose in his case. Rather, he...

    Panama Papers: Poroshenko Denies Tax Avoidance
    Apr06

    Panama Papers: Poroshenko Denies Tax Avoidance

    Ukraine’s president says he set up an offshore trust to separate business and politics, and is happy to be investigated. …read more Source: Sky...

    Politicians, celebs deny abuse of offshore accounts
    Apr06

    Politicians, celebs deny abuse of offshore accounts

    BERLIN (AP) — The president of Ukraine became the latest prominent politician to deny wrongdoing Wednesday after his name was linked to secretive offshore accounts arranged by a Panama law firm. …read more Source: CNS...

    Dutch referendum turnout lagging below validity threshold – pollster
    Apr06

    Dutch referendum turnout lagging below validity threshold – pollster

    Turnout in a referendum on the Ukraine-EU treaty being held in the Netherlands is lagging below the threshold needed for it to be valid, according to a prominent pollster. …read more Source: Channel...

    Politicians, Celebs Deny Abuse of Offshore Accounts
    Apr06

    Politicians, Celebs Deny Abuse of Offshore Accounts

    The president of Ukraine became the latest prominent politician to deny wrongdoing Wednesday after his name was linked to secretive offshore accounts arranged by a Panama law firm …read more Source: ABC...

    Dutch vote on key EU-Kiev pact as Europe watches
    Apr06

    Dutch vote on key EU-Kiev pact as Europe watches

    (ChinaPost.com.tw) – Dutch people began voting Wednesday on whether to back a key EU pact with Ukraine in a referendum triggered by grassroots eurosceptic groups and seen as a yardstick on ties with Brussels. …read more Source: The China...