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18th Jan 2017

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MEPs voice support for LuxLeaks whistleblowers

A group of 108 members of the European parliament have signed a letter of support for whistleblowers convicted by a Luxembourg court of leaking information about secret tax rulings to journalists. "We will continue to push for sufficient legislative protection for whistleblowers in the months and, if need be, years ahead," the letter said. Only one member of the centre-right EPP party, Czech MEP Tomas Zdechovsky, signed the letter.

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