Tag Archives: News leaks

06Nov/17

U.S. commerce chief Ross says nothing improper about investments

LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM (NOVEMBER 6, 2017) (BBC) – U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said, in an interview with the BBC on Monday (November 6), there was nothing improper about his investments in a shipping firm with significant ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s inner circle. Continue reading

06Nov/17

Politicians and royalty exposed in Paradise Papers

A trove of leaked offshore investment documents, dubbed the ‘Paradise Papers’, exposes hidden banking activities of some of the world’s wealthiest people. Samantha Vadas reports. Continue reading

08Mar/17

Frankfurt U.S. consulate houses CIA cyber hacking centre, says WikiLeaks

According to documents released by WikiLeaks, the U.S. consulate in Frankfurt is a CIA “hacking centre” for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

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08Mar/17

WikiLeaks says it has secret CIA hacking tools

Anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks says it has obtained a secret trove of hacking tools used by the CIA.

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12Dec/16

Appeal trial opens in ‘Luxleaks’ tax scandal case

Two former employees of accounting firm PwC and a journalist, who were handed suspended sentences for having leaked data about Luxembourg’s tax deals with large corporations, begin appeal trial.

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04Apr/16
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Tax authorities begin probes into some people named in Panama Papers leak

The director of a Panamanian law firm that was hacked over the weekend says his firm is investigating and is absolved of responsibility for any potential illegalities associated with clients’ accounts.

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04Apr/16

‘Panama papers’ reported to leak from the files of Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca

An investigation led by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists has reportedly resulted in the release of the so-called “Panama Papers” that detail four decades worth of tax havens for suspected money laundering, arms and drug deals, and tax avoidance.

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25Jun/15
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Wikileaks Assange urges France to take legal action against the U.S.

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says time has come for France to take legal action against the United States while French people say they are not worried by new revelations on spying practices.

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