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05/04/2016 13:47 CEST | Aktualisiert 05/04/2016 14:04 CEST

Wegen Panama Papers: Islands Ministerpräsident tritt zurück

Iceland's Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson attends a news conference in Stockholm, Sweden, in this June 19, 2013 file photo. REUTERS/Bertil Enevag Ericson/Scanpix/FilesATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS. SWEDEN OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN SWEDEN. NO COMMERCIAL SALE
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Iceland's Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson attends a news conference in Stockholm, Sweden, in this June 19, 2013 file photo. REUTERS/Bertil Enevag Ericson/Scanpix/FilesATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS. SWEDEN OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN SWEDEN. NO COMMERCIAL SALE

Nach Medienberichten über die «Panama Papers» tritt Islands Regierungschef Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson in Absprache mit seiner Partei von seinem Amt zurück. Zuvor war sein Name im Zusammenhang mit den Enthüllungen über Finanzgeschäfte mit Briefkastenfirmen aufgetaucht.

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