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    Ottawa to study gap in uncollected taxes in light of Panama Papers
    Apr05

    Ottawa to study gap in uncollected taxes in light of Panama Papers

    Canada’s new National Revenue Minister Diane Lebouthillier is sworn-in during a ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa November 4, 2015. REUTERS/Chris Wattie – RTX1URLS OTTAWA – A senator who has crusaded against tax evasion has released recent correspondence from the revenue minister revealing the government’s plan to determine how much...

    Panama Papers: Ukrainian President Poroshenko Established Secret Company During Bloody Ukraine Crisis
    Apr05

    Panama Papers: Ukrainian President Poroshenko Established Secret Company During Bloody Ukraine Crisis

    The Panama Papers have placed politicians under a microscope, and the Ukrainian president is one of them. The papers consist of an unprecedented data leak that reveals tax information and offshore accounts that are linked to politicians, celebrities, drug traffickers, and fraudsters, according to the international group of journalists (ICIJ) that...

    Francis announces special collection for victims of Ukraine conflict
    Apr05

    Francis announces special collection for victims of Ukraine conflict

    Vatican City – On Sunday Pope Francis announced that a special collection will be taken up in all Catholic churches in Europe April 24, the funds of which will go toward relief for all suffering due to ongoing violence in Ukraine. After celebrating Mass in St. Peter’s Square on Divine … …read more Source: The Washington...

    What You Need To Know About The Panama Papers Leak
    Apr04

    What You Need To Know About The Panama Papers Leak

    Several world leaders are under fire after a consortium of journalists on Sunday revealed their ties to a Panamanian law firm that helped some of the world’s richest and most powerful people conceal their wealth through tax havens and offshore companies.The revelations are based on the “Panama Papers,” 11.5 million leaked...

    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:...

    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...

    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...

    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...

    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...