Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy gave a press conference on July 15 in which he denied all the allegations linking him to an illegal slush fund run by former Partido Popular (PP) treasurer Luis Bárcenas. The scandal has intensified since new revelations by El Mundo newspaper, including the fact that Rajoy was in contact with Bárcenas via SMS as recently as March. (Video in Spanish)
Iberosphere editor Guy Hedgecoe discusses the corruption scandal that has unleashed a political scandal in Spain.
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