'Panama Papers' firm demands prosecution of suspect in Switzerland

An information technology worker at the Geneva office of Mossack Fonseca, the law firm at the centre of the Panama Papers scandal, has been arrested in Switzerland on suspicion of stealing a large haul of confidential documentsThe law firm at the center of the “Panama Papers” scandal says it expects the prosecution of a worker from its Geneva office detained on suspicion of stealing company documents. Reports based on the purloined documents resulted in the “Panama Papers”: revelations of how many leaders, politicians, celebrities and a few criminals around the world used entities started by Mossack Fonseca to stash assets.

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