“The cat’s out of the bag. So now we have to deal with the aftermath.”
Jurgen Mossack, partner in the Panama law firm Mossack Fonseca, which set up thousands of shell companies in offshore tax havens. Their files were hacked and published, revealing the names of prominent clients, including Iceland’s prime minister.
Icelanders call for the ouster of Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson, who stepped aside after the revelations. He denies any wrongdoing.