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Spanish PM vows to stay on despite graft scandal

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Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy vowed Thursday to remain in power despite calls for his resignation over a financial corruption scandal swirling around his ruling party.

"Nothing related to this matter has prevented me, nor will it prevent me from governing," the prime minister told a special session of parliament.

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