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The prime minister of Iceland quit on Tuesday of a new global scandal. Sigmundur Gunnlaugsson resigned because his was in secret leaked from a Panama law . Journalists reported on the 11.5 million leaked e-mails and over the weekend. They contain information about how the world's richest and most people avoid paying tax. Thousands of the world's most powerful people appear in the documents. Iceland's leader is the to resign because of the scandal. The Panama Papers name over 215,000 companies and 14,153 of the Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca, including many current and world leaders.

Many governments and around the world are now trying to keep the scandal from hitting . British prime minister David Cameron could be because his father was one of the firm's clients. Sports figures identified in the include Lionel Messi and the new FIFA president Gianni Infantino. He is that people are questioning his . Mossack Fonseca could also be in trouble. Journalists say it worked with 33 people or companies that were the of international sanctions, including a of the Syrian president Bashar al-Assad, and companies in North Korea. A British tax expert said there is up to $32 trillion in untaxed financial around the world.

 
 

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