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Luxembourg tax deals with global firms under fire after leaks

Revelation comes at an awkward time for former premier Jean-Claude Juncker, the new head of EU's executive arm

Luxembourg's current prime minister, Xavier Bettel, insists the sweetheart tax deals were legal


LUXEMBOURG came under fire on Thursday after leaked documents revealed its huge tax avoidance deals with hundreds of top global firms, putting its former premier Jean-Claude Juncker under the spotlight in his first week as European Union (EU) commission chief.