After the increased interest in his shady business dealings, Don Iñaki Urdangarín contacted the Spanish news agency EFE today.

During a telephone call, the Duke of Palma read a statement in which he dissociated the King’s Household from his questionable dealings and revealed how sorry he was for the negative impact the accusations against him were having on the Royal Household.

The Infanta’s husband also informed that the Barcelona based lawyer Don Mario Pascual Vives was his new legal adviser and spokesperson.

Read the statement in Spanish here.

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Photo: El País