Category: Pujol Jordi

Revered Catalan Leader Tarnished by Tax Investigation

Scandal Is an Embarrassment to Separatists Planning Independence Referendum BARCELONA— Jordi Pujol often said he discovered his mission for Catalonia while climbing a mountain as a boy and seeing the destruction wrought by the Spanish Civil War of the 1930s. Decades later, as Catalonia’s long-serving leader, Mr. Pujol presided over… – Continue reading

Madrid takes aim at Pujol over tax evasion

High quality global journalism requires investment. Please share this article with others using the link below, do not cut & paste the article. See our Ts&Cs and Copyright Policy for more detail. Email to buy additional rights. The Spanish government has launched a blistering attack on Jordi Pujol, the former Catalan… – Continue reading