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    Panama Papers: Authorities raids offices of Mossack Fonseca law firm
    Apr13

    Panama Papers: Authorities raids offices of Mossack Fonseca law firm

    The national police, in an earlier statement, said they were searching for documentation that "would establish the possible use of the firm for illicit activities." The firm has been accused of tax evasion and fraud. Panama’s attorney general late on Tuesday raided the offices of the Mossack Fonseca law firm to search for any...

    Ukraine eyes Thursday vote on new pro-EU government (AFP)
    Apr13

    Ukraine eyes Thursday vote on new pro-EU government (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Strife-torn Ukraine appeared to move a step closer Wednesday to agreeing a new pro-EU government headed by parliament speaker Volodymyr Groysman that could be voted on the following day. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine eyes Thursday vote on new pro-EU government
    Apr13

    Ukraine eyes Thursday vote on new pro-EU government

    KIEV: Strife-torn Ukraine appeared to move a step closer Wednesday to agreeing a new pro-EU government headed by parliament speaker Volodymyr Groysman that could be voted on the following day. A senior member of President Petro Poroshenko’s party said that “according to my information, all the agreements have been reached and no further...

    Lithuania bans 46 from entering country over Sanchenko trial
    Apr13

    Lithuania bans 46 from entering country over Sanchenko trial

    Lithuania has added to its “black list» 46 Russian and Ukrainian nationals for involvement in kidnapping, trying and convicting Ukrainian army pilot Nadezhda Savchenko and two more Ukrainians. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    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...

    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...

    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 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...