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    Panama Papers: Law firm says data hack was external, files complaint
    Apr06

    Panama Papers: Law firm says data hack was external, files complaint

    "We rule out an inside job. This is not a leak. This is a hack," Fonseca, 63, said at the company's headquarters in Panama City's business district. "We have a theory and we are following it," he added, without elaborating. The Panamanian lawyer at the center of a data leak scandal that has embarrassed a clutch of...

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

    Dutch vote on key EU-Kiev pact as Europe watches

    THE HAGUE // 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.Polling stations opened across the country from early Wednesday, with a small trickle of voters queueing to cast their ballots in the non-binding...

    Panama Papers: Ukraine President Poroshenko denies offshore vehicle was set up to minimise taxes
    Apr06

    Panama Papers: Ukraine President Poroshenko denies offshore vehicle was set up to minimise taxes

    Poroshenko told reporters in Tokyo on Wednesday he had the offshore trust set up to separate his business and political interests after he became president and the arrangements were carried out with full transparency. Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko denied he put his assets in an offshore trust to minimise taxes, after the country’s...

    Ukraine pilot Savchenko refuses all food and liquids (AFP)
    Apr06

    Ukraine pilot Savchenko refuses all food and liquids (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – 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. …read more Source: The West...

    Polls open in Dutch referendum on EU-Ukraine trade deal
    Apr06

    Polls open in Dutch referendum on EU-Ukraine trade deal

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch opened voting Wednesday in a referendum on a far-reaching free trade deal meant to foster closer ties… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine pilot Savchenko starts refusing all food and liquids
    Apr06

    Ukraine pilot Savchenko starts refusing all food and liquids

    MOSCOW: 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 wrote on Twitter that Savchenko had started a “dry” hunger strike— refusing both food and water—on Wednesday morning, after...

    Dutch cast votes on Ukraine treaty in test of anti-EU sentiment (Video)
    Apr06

    Dutch cast votes on Ukraine treaty in test of anti-EU sentiment (Video)

    By Toby Sterling Dutch voters began casting ballots in a national referendum on Wednesday on the European Union’s treaty with Ukraine — a test of anti-EU sentiment before Britain vote on its membership of the bloc in June. Dutch politicians say rejecting a treaty intended to bring Ukraine closer to the European Union would hand a symbolic...

    We are torturers and murderers: America’s first casualty of war is the Constitution
    Apr06

    We are torturers and murderers: America’s first casualty of war is the Constitution

    Let’s face it: in times of war, the Constitution tends to take a beating. With the safety or survival of the nation said to be at risk, the basic law of the land — otherwise considered sacrosanct — becomes nonbinding, subject to being waived at the whim of government authorities who are impatient, scared, panicky, or just plain...

    Dutch hold referendum on EU-Ukraine deal
    Apr06

    Dutch hold referendum on EU-Ukraine deal

    Citizen-enforced vote on economic and political ties with Ukraine seen as test of anti-EU sentiment in the Netherlands. …read more Source: AL...

    Ukraine pilot Savchenko starts refusing all food and liquids
    Apr06

    Ukraine pilot Savchenko starts refusing all food and liquids

    Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko, convicted over the killing of two Russian journalists, began a hunger strike without water Wednesday to demand her return to Ukraine, her lawyer said …read more Source: The Daily...