Daily Archives: June 7, 2016

Ukraine | Ukrainian nationalists seized Court of Appeals in Odessa – threaten to kill judges unless decision freeing innocent prisoner is reversed

At 12:00 on 7 June in Odessa, Ukraine, a crowd of Ukrainian nationalists carried out a siege of the Court of Appeals. They threatened to set fire to the building and kill the judges hearing the case of Yevgeny Mefёdov, who has been held in prison since the massacre of 46 people in Odessa’s House of Trade Unions on May 2, 2014.

USA | MH-17 Probe Relies on Ukraine for Evidence

By Robert Parry

The Dutch-led investigation into the 2014 shoot-down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 relies heavily on information provided by the Ukrainian security service and operates primarily from a field office in Kiev, despite the fact that Ukraine should be a principal suspect in the mystery of who was responsible for killing 298 people.

Passport millionaires ‘living’ in modesty in Malta

A number of millionaires who have applied for Maltese citizenship under the cash-for-passports scheme appear to be living in modest flats in areas like Birżebbuġa, Mellieħa, St Paul’s Bay and Mġarr.

More doubts were raised on whether these millionaire citizens are actually living in Malta after the Panama Papers showed that Panama law firm Mossack Fonseca actively touted the cash-for-passport scheme’s law easy residence requirements.

France | Manifeste: REFUSONS LA HAINE DE CLASSE ANTI-CGT attisée par les MEDIAS DOMINANTS

« L’esprit critique, l’indépendance intellectuelle ne consistent pas à céder à la réaction, mais à ne pas lui céder ». Georges Politzer, philosophe, fusillé par les nazis en 1942.