Portugal’s golden visa policy has secretly “sold” access to Europe for business executives implicated in a Brazilian corruption scandal and the relatives of an Angolan politician accused of bribery, according to documents leaked to The Guardian.

The Portuguese newspaper, Expresso, in connection with the Guardian in the UK, revealed that several executives caught up in the Brazilian “car wash” corruption scandal have bought access to Europe through property purchases in the country.

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