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UK seeks to cool tensions with EU over Gibraltar – The Guardian


The Guardian

UK seeks to cool tensions with EU over Gibraltar
The Guardian
Theresa May and Boris Johnson moved to cool tensions with the European Union over Gibraltar on Monday, dismissing the notion of military escalation and hinting that a conciliatory approach would be matched by British goodwill on security issues.
Gibraltar accuses EU of behaving like a ‘cuckolded husband who is taking it out on the children’Telegraph.co.uk
Brexit and Gibraltar: May laughs off Spain ‘war’ talkBBC News
Why Britain will be tested over GibraltarFinancial Times
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We’re Not Going To War With Spain Over Gibraltar, Downing Street Says – BuzzFeed News


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We’re Not Going To War With Spain Over Gibraltar, Downing Street Says
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Britain will not send naval forces to defend Gibraltar, Downing Street said on Monday, as a dispute with the European Union about the future of the overseas territory escalated. But Theresa May’s official spokesperson did not distance the government

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How did Gibraltar vote in the EU referendum? – Metro


Metro

How did Gibraltar vote in the EU referendum?
Metro
A referendum was held in Gibraltar in June 2016 on the issue of continued EU membership. This is because it is a British Overseas Territory, and joined the EU along with the United Kingdom in 1973. At the time, Gibraltar and the UK joined what was then …
In Gibraltar, British citizens worry about effects of BrexitPBS NewsHour
Britain will wait for final EU guidelines on Gibraltar: May’s spokesmanReuters
The Treaty of Rome (1957) – The history of the European Union and European Citizenship – Historiasiglo20.orgHistoriasiglo20.org

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Gibraltar ‘not a bargaining chip’ in Brexit talks – BBC News


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Gibraltar ‘not a bargaining chip’ in Brexit talks
BBC News
Gibraltar says it will not be used as a bargaining chip in negotiations over Brexit. Its chief minister Fabian Picardo says the message that “we want to stay British” needs to be clear in every capital of the European Union. In draft Brexit negotiating
Spain appears to back independent Scotland’s membership of EU as row over Gibraltar escalatesTelegraph.co.uk
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
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Gibraltar’s chief minister: territory will not be a political pawn’ – video – The Guardian


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Gibraltar’s chief minister: territory will not be a political pawn’ – video
The Guardian
Fabian Picardo tells Sky News on Friday that Spain is trying to “abuse” Brexit “for her own selfish political purposes”. Gibraltar expressed outrage on Friday at how it said Spain is using the UK’s impending departure from the European Union to force …

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Gibraltar ‘must not be bargaining chip in negotiations with EU’ – Epping Forest Guardian


Gibraltar ‘must not be bargaining chip in negotiations with EU’
Epping Forest Guardian
The people of Gibraltar must not be used as a “bargaining chip” in the negotiations with the European Union, shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer has told ministers. The Labour frontbencher spoke to Brexit Secretary David Davis to discuss the issue

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May triggers Brexit talks and vows ‘absolutely steadfast’ support for Gibraltar – Gibraltar Chronicle


Gibraltar Chronicle

May triggers Brexit talks and vows ‘absolutely steadfast’ support for Gibraltar
Gibraltar Chronicle
“There is the letters and notification in relation to our withdrawing from the European Union and Gibraltar is not a separate member of the EU, nor is it a part of the UK for the purposes of EU law.” “But we are very clear that it is covered by our
Brexit news: Gibraltar faces uncertain EU future after Article 50 …Daily Star
Message of calm for cross frontier workers from Dastis, but …GBC News
In Gibraltar, Union Jack favoured despite Brexitgulfnews.com
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May triggers Brexit talks and vows ‘absolutely steadfast’ support for Gibraltar – Gibraltar Chronicle


Gibraltar Chronicle

May triggers Brexit talks and vows ‘absolutely steadfast’ support for Gibraltar
Gibraltar Chronicle
“There is the letters and notification in relation to our withdrawing from the European Union and Gibraltar is not a separate member of the EU, nor is it a part of the UK for the purposes of EU law.” “But we are very clear that it is covered by our
Gibraltar comes out top on Spanish Foreign Office global rankingGibraltar Olive Press (blog)

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