To fight tax dodging, Denmark will buy leaked Panama Papers
Business / Europe

To fight tax dodging, Denmark will buy leaked Panama Papers

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark will buy leaked data from a Panamanian law firm that helped customers open offshore companies to avoid paying taxes, the Scandinavian country’s taxation minister said Wednesday. Karsten Lauritzen said Danish tax authorities had received an anonymous offer over the summer to acquire data from the so-called “Panama Papers” that could … Continue reading

Denmark drug raid turns bloody as suspect opens fire on cops
Europe

Denmark drug raid turns bloody as suspect opens fire on cops

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish police on Thursday shot and critically wounded a 25-year-old man accused of shooting two officers and a bystander during a drug raid in a Copenhagen neighborhood known for its independent streak and thriving hashish trade. Police identified the suspect as a Danish citizen born in Bosnia-Herzegovina who sympathized with Islamic … Continue reading