Argentine footballer Lionel Messi, who plays for FC Barcelona, has been placed under formal investigation for tax evasion by a judge in Spain. He is due to appear in court on September 17.
Latest update: 13/11/2012
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Petraeus affair gets even more complicated
INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, Tues. 13/11/12: The Petraeus affair is continuing to get a lot of attention in the international press. The Washington Post has been investigating the scandal. Attention has now turned to another top brass official: Gen. John Allen, who replaced David Petraeus as commander of US and NATO troops in Afghanistan in 2011.
Some articles from today’s international press review:
WASHINGTON POST: Scandal probe ensnares commander of US, NATO troops in Afghanistan
INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE: “Unlikely timing for Petraeus exit”
Y NET NEWS: “Assad's army tempers fire near border”