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In Gibraltar, British citizens worry about effects of Brexit – PBS NewsHour


PBS NewsHour

In Gibraltar, British citizens worry about effects of Brexit
PBS NewsHour
Last week, British Prime Minister Theresa May began the formal process of the United Kingdom’s exit from the 28-nation European Union, nine months after British voters chose to leave the EU. This has the British citizens of Gibraltar, a 3-square-mile

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EU will not go soft on Gibraltar issue in Brexit talks, diplomats say – The Guardian


The Guardian

EU will not go soft on Gibraltar issue in Brexit talks, diplomats say
The Guardian
The EU will not back down in its support for Spain’s demands when it comes to the Rock of Gibraltar in Brexit negotiations, senior European diplomats have said. The European council, whose members comprise the EU member states, shocked Downing …
Tory grandee raises prospect of war over GibraltarThe Scotsman
‘We Will Go To War With Spain Over Gibraltar‘ Warns Ex-Tory Leader Lord HowardHuffington Post UK
Brexit could turn Gibraltar in to the next Falklands, senior Conservatives suggestThe Independent
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Spain appears to back independent Scotland’s membership of EU as row over Gibraltar escalates – Telegraph.co.uk


The Guardian

Spain appears to back independent Scotland’s membership of EU as row over Gibraltar escalates
Telegraph.co.uk
Spain has abandoned plans to stop an independent Scotland from joining the EU amid an escalating row with Britain over the future of Gibraltar. Alfonso Dastis, the Spanish foreign minister, said his Government will not block a future Scottish EU
EU will not go soft on Gibraltar issue in Brexit talks, diplomats sayThe Guardian
The battle with Spain over Gibraltar shows that many still live in the great shadow of the British EmpireThe Independent
Tory grandee raises prospect of war over GibraltarThe Scotsman
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Spain’s vanity has led politicians to play with fire and they must learn its dangers – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

Spain’s vanity has led politicians to play with fire and they must learn its dangers
Telegraph.co.uk
As I read of the efforts of our would-be masters in Brussels to use Gibraltar, like the fate of British people living and working in the 27 EU states, as a bargaining chip in the Brexit negotiations, I become all the more sure that the people of this

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Fury at EU’s bid to use Brexit negotiations to give Gibraltar back to Spain – Mirror.co.uk


Mirror.co.uk

Fury at EU’s bid to use Brexit negotiations to give Gibraltar back to Spain
Mirror.co.uk
The guidelines say: “After the UK leaves the Union, no agreement between the EU and the UK may apply to the territory of Gibraltar without agreement between Spain and the UK.” Residents fear Brexit will mean the return of border checks between Spain
Brexit: Gibraltar angered by Spain’s EU ‘veto’BBC News
Future of Gibraltar at stake in Brexit negotiationsThe Guardian
Gibraltar will be ‘even more British’ after BrexitSky News
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888 would reconsider staying in Gibraltar if Brexit brings about unfavourable political changes or uncertainty – GBC News


888 would reconsider staying in Gibraltar if Brexit brings about unfavourable political changes or uncertainty
GBC News
In a section on the risks facing the gaming industry, the report says Gibraltar’s post-Brexit status in relation to the UK is at present unclear. It adds 888’s ability to rely on EU principles in supplying services could be limited in these

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Future of Gibraltar at stake in Brexit negotiations – The Guardian


The Guardian

Future of Gibraltar at stake in Brexit negotiations
The Guardian
After lobbying from Spanish diplomats, a clause has been inserted in the EU’s draft Brexit negotiating guidelines that appears to allow Spain to exclude Gibraltar from any transitional single market access arrangement or future trade deal with the UK
Brexit: MPs angered by EU ‘veto’ over GibraltarBBC News
EU hands Spain power over Gibraltar’s futureSky News
Outrage as Spain and EU accused of using Brexit to take back Gibraltar, as MPs say Britain will ‘not be bullied’Telegraph.co.uk
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EU Draft Guidelines say no Brexit deal can apply to Gibraltar without Spain’s agreement – GBC News


GBC News

EU Draft Guidelines say no Brexit deal can apply to Gibraltar without Spain’s agreement
GBC News
No agreement between the EU and Spain will apply to Gibraltar, without the bilateral agreement between UK and Spain. That is one of the 26 negotiating guidelines set down by Council of the European Union President Donald Tusk in his reply to Theresa …

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Outrage as Spain given ‘effective veto over future of Gibraltar’ under EU plans – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

Outrage as Spain given ‘effective veto over future of Gibraltar‘ under EU plans
Telegraph.co.uk
Spain will be given an effective veto over the future of Gibraltar after Brexit under plans announced by the EU. The draft guidelines drawn up by EU leaders state that the Brexit deal will not apply to Gibraltar without an “agreement between the
Brexit deal will not automatically apply to Gibraltar – EU guidelinesFinancial Times
Gibraltar border ‘won’t change too much’ post Brexit, Dastis saysGibraltar Chronicle
Spain could veto Brexit deal applying to Gibraltar, say EU negotiation draft guidelinesThe Independent
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UK ambassador to Spain: Gibraltar’s cross-border movement a post-Brexit priority – EurActiv


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UK ambassador to Spain: Gibraltar’s cross-border movement a post-Brexit priority
EurActiv
UK Ambassador to Spain Simon Manley told EURACTIV Spain that cross-border free movement for Gibraltar must be a priority in the Brexit negotiations. During an interview with EFE on the same day (29 March) the UK officially notified the EU of its
The Latest: Gibraltar leader says British ties not in playAtlanta Journal Constitution
Brexit security row a misunderstanding, says ministerGibraltar Chronicle
Article 50 is triggered – the Brexit process beginsGBC News
Gibraltar Olive Press (blog)
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