Spain's minister of culture Maxim Huerta pauses while he reads a statement in Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, June 13, 2018. Spain's short-lived minister of culture says he's resigning over media revelations that he was fined for evading thousands of euros (dollars) in taxes. Maxim Huerta said that he did nothing illegal and that his resignation aims to shield the new government of Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez from criticism.
Spain's minister of culture Maxim Huerta pauses while he reads a statement in Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, June 13, 2018. Spain's short-lived minister of culture says he's resigning over media revelations that he was fined for evading thousands of euros (dollars) in taxes. Maxim Huerta said that he did nothing illegal and that his resignation aims to shield the new government of Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez from criticism. Paul White AP Photo
Spain's minister of culture Maxim Huerta pauses while he reads a statement in Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, June 13, 2018. Spain's short-lived minister of culture says he's resigning over media revelations that he was fined for evading thousands of euros (dollars) in taxes. Maxim Huerta said that he did nothing illegal and that his resignation aims to shield the new government of Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez from criticism. Paul White AP Photo

Spain minister resigns over tax record after days in office

June 13, 2018 02:11 PM