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    6 things you need to know about the bombshell Panama Papers leak
    Apr05

    6 things you need to know about the bombshell Panama Papers leak

    The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ), the German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung and more than 100 other media partners dropped the explosive “Panama Papers” leak on Sunday. The trove is described by ICIJ, a global network of investigative journalists, as “11.5 million leaked files to expose the offshore holdings of...

    Belarus, Ukraine consider granting visa-free entry to international passport holders only
    Apr05

    Belarus, Ukraine consider granting visa-free entry to international passport holders only

    Belarus and Ukraine are discussing possible adjustments to the visa-free travel agreement. For Belarusian citizens there will be no changes since Belarusian national passports are valid for travel abroad. …read more Source:...

    Statement of the NKR Government
    Apr05

    Statement of the NKR Government

    In this hard situation for Artsakh, thousands of fellow Armenians apply to the Government of Artsakh Republic, expressing their readiness for support and assistance. In connection with this, the Government of Artsakh Republic formed an operative headquarters headed by the NKR Prime Minister for confronting rear and engineer activities with the...

    ‘Panama Papers’ revelations trigger global probes
    Apr05

    ‘Panama Papers’ revelations trigger global probes

    PARIS: Several countries have launched tax evasion probes after a massive leak of confidential documents lifted the lid on the murky offshore financial dealings of a slew of politicians and celebrities. The scandal erupted on Sunday when media groups began revealing the results of a year-long investigation into a trove of 11.5 million documents...

    Behind the Panama Papers: How the Massive Document Leak Came to Be
    Apr05

    Behind the Panama Papers: How the Massive Document Leak Came to Be

    A quiet spring weekend was suddenly shattered on Sunday when news of the “Panama Papers” investigation broke. The massive international project involved approximately 400 journalists across 75 countries, plowing through roughly 11.5 million documents from a secretive Panamanian law firm specializing in creating offshore holding companies. The...

    [Opinion] EU realpolitik on Ukraine – too little, too late
    Apr05

    [Opinion] EU realpolitik on Ukraine – too little, too late

    The EU has accepted that Russia has a say on Ukraine’s future. If it had been more honest and clear-sighted from the start, Ukraine might have suffered less. …read more Source:...

    China Limits Coverage, Denounces Panama Papers’ Tax Haven Revelations
    Apr05

    China Limits Coverage, Denounces Panama Papers’ Tax Haven Revelations

    Chinese President Xi Jinping speaks during his meeting with US President Barack Obama at the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington on March 31, 2016. (Photo: Reuters) BEIJING — China has moved to limit coverage of the massive leak of documents from a Panamanian law firm that may have exposed financial wrongdoing by some of the world’s rich...

    Panama Papers probes opened, China limits access to news on leaks
    Apr05

    Panama Papers probes opened, China limits access to news on leaks

    The website of the Mossack Fonseca law firm is pictured in this illustration taken April 4, 2016.Photo: Reuters Authorities across the globe have opened investigations into the activities of the world’s rich and powerful after a cache of leaked documents from a Panamanian law firm showed possible wrongdoing using offshore company...

    Ukraine referendum not about Europe, just over half of voters say
    Apr05

    Ukraine referendum not about Europe, just over half of voters say

    Almost half of Dutch voters are convinced the EU’s treaty of association with Ukraine paves the way for membership of… …read more Source:...

    Inside the Panama Papers: Massive Leak Shows Worldwide Leaders’ Corruption
    Apr05

    Inside the Panama Papers: Massive Leak Shows Worldwide Leaders’ Corruption

    One of the biggest leaks in history exposes how global elites and their relatives hide money in offshore tax havens. “My life is in danger,” read an anonymous message. “No meeting, ever.”“Why are you doing this?” a German newspaper asked.“I want to make these crimes public,” the whistleblower wrote.An enormous cache of documents was just...