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'Panama Papers' push Iceland's PM to resign

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'Panama Papers' push Iceland's PM to resign

<p>Iceland’s under pressure prime minister,Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson has tendered his resignation after his family’s offshore investments were revealed in the ‘Panama Papers’ leak.</p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet"tw-align-center data-lang="en"><p lang="is" dir="ltr"><span class="caps">AHORA</span> | <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/PanamaPapers?src=hash">#PanamaPapers</a>: Renunció Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson, primer ministro de Islandia. <a href="https://t.co/BOif9STJsL">pic.twitter.com/BOif9STJsL</a></p>— Infobae América (@InfobaeAmerica) <a href="https://twitter.com/InfobaeAmerica/status/717378000300408832">April 5, 2016</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p>The move must first be approved by his government’s coalition partners and the president before becoming official. </p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet"tw-align-center data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">What is the <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/PanamaPapers?src=hash">#PanamaPapers</a> scandal all about? Our handy guide<a href="https://t.co/nycvx6uF2T">https://t.co/nycvx6uF2T</a> <a href="https://t.co/cWdYP33HB1">pic.twitter.com/cWdYP33HB1</a></p>— <span class="caps">BBC</span> News (World) (@BBCWorld) <a href="https://twitter.com/BBCWorld/status/717367603333869568">April 5, 2016</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p>Gunnlaugsson and his wife allegedly set up a company in the British Virgin Islands with help from Mossack Fonseca the Panama law firm at the centre of the scandal.</p>