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Former conservative PM in Malaga to talk politics with SUR

Manuel Castillo of SUR (l) with José María Aznar.
Manuel Castillo of SUR (l) with José María Aznar. / Jon Sedano
  • José María Aznar was at a Malaga University event on Wednesday and was interviewed on stage by SUR editor-in-chief, Manuel Castillo

Former prime minister, José María Aznar, of the conservative PP party, in power from 1996-2004, was at a Malaga University event on Wednesday and was interviewed on stage by SUR editor-in-chief, Manuel Castillo.

This weekend the PP chooses a new leader and Aznar, who is on the right of the party, stressed his view that the centre-right of Spanish politics is at a crossroads and needs to reinvent itself. He refused to say which candidate he supports.