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    Bombshell Revelations From the Panama Papers Show Just How Much We Need Financial Transparency
    Apr04

    Bombshell Revelations From the Panama Papers Show Just How Much We Need Financial Transparency

    James CardenGiven the American media’s failure to cover the Ukrainian government’s corruption, the reaction to the report’s revelations about reigning president-oligarch Petro Poroshenko has been muted. …read more Source: The...

    Royal Bank says it operates within law after leak of Panama Papers
    Apr04

    Royal Bank says it operates within law after leak of Panama Papers

    TORONTO – The Royal Bank of Canada says it operates within the law and has policies to prevent tax evasion after reports said it used the Panamanian law firm whose leaked documents are said to reveal the use of offshore tax havens. The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists worked with hundreds of journalists to analyze 11.5...

    [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...