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    Ukraine leader defends himself in offshore account leaks
    Apr06

    Ukraine leader defends himself in offshore account leaks

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko gestures during a news conference in Kiev, Ukraine, January 14, 2016. REUTERS TOKYO: The president of Ukraine has defended himself in the massive leak of records on offshore accounts that has named political officials, business and celebrities from around the world. Petro Poroshenko said at a news conference...

    Ukrainian pilot imprisoned in Russia goes on hunger strike
    Apr06

    Ukrainian pilot imprisoned in Russia goes on hunger strike

    MOSCOW (AP) — A lawyer for imprisoned Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko says she has started another hunger strike while in Russian custody. Lawyer Mark Feygin said in a Twitter post that Savchenko began a dry hunger strike on Wednesday, refusing both water and food. A Russian court last month sentenced her to 22 years in prison after finding...

    The Latest: Ukraine leader denies offshore impropriety
    Apr06

    The Latest: Ukraine leader denies offshore impropriety

    LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the publication by a coalition of media outlets of an investigation into offshore financial dealings by the rich and… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Leader Defends Himself in Offshore Account Leaks
    Apr06

    Ukraine Leader Defends Himself in Offshore Account Leaks

    The president of Ukraine has defended himself in the massive leak of records on offshore accounts that has named political officials, business and celebrities from around the world …read more Source: ABC...

    Abe to affirm Japan’s aid to Ukraine in talks with Poroshenko
    Apr06

    Abe to affirm Japan’s aid to Ukraine in talks with Poroshenko

    …read more Source: Kyodo News

    Romanian President Recalls Ambassador to Bulgaria
    Apr06

    Romanian President Recalls Ambassador to Bulgaria

    Romanian President Klaus Iohannis has recalled the country’s ambassador to Sofia Anton Pacuretu. Pacuretu is one of fourteen ambassadors, who were recalled with a decree signed by Iohannis on Tuesday. Pacuretu has served as Romanian ambassador in Bulgaria since 2009. Among the other recalled ambassadors are those in Turkey, Spain, Moldova,...

    Panama Papers: how do you feel about the hidden fortunes of the global elite?
    Apr06

    Panama Papers: how do you feel about the hidden fortunes of the global elite?

    We want to hear your views on the revelations that hundreds of politicians, celebrities and businesses are using offshore havens to protect their money Late on Sunday news of the biggest leak in journalism history started to ricochet around the world. Biggest leak in the history of data journalism just went live, and it’s about corruption....

    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...

    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...

    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...