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    Panama Papers: Probes launched as leaders face heat over leaks
    Apr04

    Panama Papers: Probes launched as leaders face heat over leaks

    The head of Mossack Fonseca, Ramon Fonseca, has denied any wrongdoing but said his firm had suffered a successful but “limited” hack on its database. He described the hack and leak as “an international campaign against privacy”. Governments across the world began investigating possible financial wrongdoing by the rich and powerful on Monday after...

    Voegele upsets Tsurenko in 1st round of Katowice Open
    Apr04

    Voegele upsets Tsurenko in 1st round of Katowice Open

    KATOWICE, Poland (AP) — Unseeded Stefanie Voegele of Switzerland upset sixth-seeded Lesia Tsurenko of Ukraine 6-4, 6-0 on Monday to advance to the second round of the Katowice Open. …read more Source: CNS...

    Voegele upsets Tsurenko in 1st round of Katowice Open
    Apr04

    Voegele upsets Tsurenko in 1st round of Katowice Open

    KATOWICE, Poland (AP) — Unseeded Stefanie Voegele of Switzerland upset sixth-seeded Lesia Tsurenko of Ukraine 6-4, 6-0 on Monday to advance to the… …read more Source:...

    US Justice Dept and Foreign Officials Respond to Panama Papers
    Apr04

    US Justice Dept and Foreign Officials Respond to Panama Papers

    The massive data leak from the law firm Mossack Fonseca on April 3 revealed how the rich and powerful hide their money offshore. No big names have popped up yet when it comes to the U.S., but the breached data reported 3,072 companies, 441 clients, 221 beneficiaries, and 3467 shareholders related to the U.S. U.S. Justice Department Peter Carr...

    US Justice Dept reviewing #PanamaPapers
    Apr04

    US Justice Dept reviewing #PanamaPapers

    The US Justice Department is reviewing the leaked documents from a Panamanian law firm for evidence of corruption or other violations of US law. ||| Washington – The US Justice Department is reviewing the leaked documents from a Panamanian law firm that reveal the offshore financial arrangements of global politicians and public figures, a...

    Poroshenko defends offshore assets amid ‘Panama Papers’ leak
    Apr04

    Poroshenko defends offshore assets amid ‘Panama Papers’ leak

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Monday (April 4) he’d done nothing wrong, after “lawmakers called for an… …read more Source:...

    The Sanctions on Russia: How Hard Do They Bite?
    Apr04

    The Sanctions on Russia: How Hard Do They Bite?

    Editor’s Note: How do Russia and the West see one another? What are the experts’ views on the confrontation between Russia and the West? How do the pundits explain the Russo-Ukrainian war and Russia’s Syrian gambit? What are the roots of the mythology about Russia in the West, and why has the West failed to predict and...

    5 ways the Panama Papers swept up EU figures
    Apr04

    5 ways the Panama Papers swept up EU figures

    European politicians and their families did not escape scrutiny in the huge leak of confidential documents revealing how tax havens are used to hide wealth. More than 11 million records from Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca provide a look at the secretive world of offshore finance, and some prominent politicians have been caught up in the...

    Panama Papers read like Who’s Who of world power
    Apr04

    Panama Papers read like Who’s Who of world power

    Associates of Putin, Assad and Poroshenko are among those implicated in offshore dealings. …read more Source: USA...

    A Misleading Argument About Georgia and NATO
    Apr04

    A Misleading Argument About Georgia and NATO

    Jackson Diehl tries to blame Trump for waning Georgian interest in NATO membership: The rhetoric from Trump has given a boost to pro-Russian parties in Georgia’s campaign. Their argument, said [President] Margvelashvili, has been consistent: “You might want NATO. You might want Europe. But it is not going to happen.” Until now, it...