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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    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...

    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:...

    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...

    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...

    Ukrainian president under fire over Panama Papers
    Apr04

    Ukrainian president under fire over Panama Papers

    FILE – In this Monday, July 13, 2015 file photo, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko during an interview in Kiev, Ukraine. Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko has found himself amid a perfect political storm over the leaked documents from a Panamanian firm pointing at his offshore assets, with some of his political adversaries calling for...

    UK’s Farage says Dutch ‘No’ would boost Brexit support
    Apr04

    UK’s Farage says Dutch ‘No’ would boost Brexit support

    VOLENDAM, Netherlands (Reuters) – The leader of Britain’s UK Independence Party said on Monday that a Dutch vote against an EU treaty with Ukraine would give a boost to the Brexit camp less than three months from a British referendum on quitting the 28-nation bloc. …read more Source:...