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Spain's Princess Cristina to testify in fraud probe

Spain's Princess Christina has arrived in court to be questioned in connection with a corruption scandal involving her husband. It is the first time a member of Sprain's royal family has appeared in court as the subject of a criminal investigation.

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Spanish Princess testifies in royal corruption case

Spain's Princess Cristina gave testimony before a judge in a corruption case that has deepened public anger over graft among the ruling class and discontent with the royal family.

Spain's Princess Cristina, Credit: REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Cristina, the younger daughter of King Juan Carlos, faces preliminary charges of tax fraud and money laundering linked to her use of funds from a shell company she co-owned with her husband Inaki Urdangarin.

Mr Urdangarin is charged with crimes including embezzling 6 million euros of public money.

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