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    Panama Papers: World’s rich use tax-free New Zealand shelf companies to hide funds
    May09

    Panama Papers: World’s rich use tax-free New Zealand shelf companies to hide funds

    Parker Song/Pool/ReutersWELLINGTON (Reuters) – Wealthy Latin Americans are using secretive, tax-free New Zealand shelf companies and trusts to help channel funds around the world, according to a report on Monday based on leaks of the so-called Panama Papers. Pressure is mounting on Prime Minister John Key to take action after local media...

    Russia showcases Syria hardware in Red Square military parade
    May09

    Russia showcases Syria hardware in Red Square military parade

    Russia rolled out an air defense missile system of the kind used to protect its base in Syria and some of the Russian jets flying missions there screamed overhead as it showcased its military war machine on Moscow’s Red Square on Monday. The grand parade, an annual fixture commemorating the Soviet Union’s victory over the Nazis in...

    Cameron warns Brexit threatens peace in Europe
    May09

    Cameron warns Brexit threatens peace in Europe

    LONDON, (AFP) – Prime Minister David Cameron warned Monday that a British exit from the EU would threaten peace on the continent, as the campaign for next months crucial referendum gathered steam after regional elections.With polls showing the two campaigns are neck-and-neck, Cameron and the de-facto leader of the Leave movement, former...

    Ukraine rebels parade banned weapons on Victory Day
    May09

    Ukraine rebels parade banned weapons on Victory Day

    Ukraine’s pro-Russian rebels Monday commemorated the former Soviet Union’s victory over Nazi Germany by parading tanks and other heavy weapons banned under a fragile truce …read more Source: The Daily...

    The Morning Vertical, May 9, 2016
    May09

    The Morning Vertical, May 9, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian firm milks chilly US-Kremlin ties with ‘Little Obama’ ice cream
    May09

    Russian firm milks chilly US-Kremlin ties with ‘Little Obama’ ice cream

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – A Russian company is trying to cash in on chilly relations between Moscow and Washington by releasing an ice cream called Little Obama, irritating U.S. officials.The product, called Obamka in Russian, is glazed with chocolate and its wrapping features an image of a smiling young African boy, wearing an ear ring and...

    Russia showcases Syria hardware in Red Square military parade
    May09

    Russia showcases Syria hardware in Red Square military parade

    Russia rolled out an air defense missile system of the kind used to protect its base in Syria and some of the Russian jets flying missions there screamed overhead as it showcased its military war machine on Moscow’s Red Square on Monday.The grand parade, an annual fixture commemorating the Soviet Union’s victory over the Nazis in...

    Grandfather to pay child support after father fled to Uman
    May09

    Grandfather to pay child support after father fled to Uman

    Israeli Supreme Court ruled that father of ‘divorce refuser’ who fled to Ukraine will pay 2000 shekels a month for grandchildren’s support. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Russian Victory Day prompts clashes in Kharkiv, Kyiv
    May09

    Russian Victory Day prompts clashes in Kharkiv, Kyiv

    Russia has stage a large military parade on the Red Square, remembering victory over Germany in World War II. The celebration, marked in numerous ways across the former Soviet Union, sparked scuffles in Ukraine. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    How valid is the claim that the EU has delivered peace in Europe?
    May09

    How valid is the claim that the EU has delivered peace in Europe?

    For many arguing that the UK should remain in the EU, the first and foremost claim is that it is a force for peace. A few years ago, the EU was awarded the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize. The Scottish Herald described the award as ‘crass’, one which would inflame ‘tensions when many of the EU’s 500 million citizens have been thrown into...