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The Charles Moore notebook: Gibraltar, Lords reform and thrilling yellow cars in the Cotswolds – Telegraph.co.uk


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The Charles Moore notebook: Gibraltar, Lords reform and thrilling yellow cars in the Cotswolds
Telegraph.co.uk
It may be understandable that Spain wants Gibraltar, since the Rock is attached to it. I am not an expert on the Treaty of Utrecht, under which, in 1713, Spain ceded Gibraltar to Great Britain in perpetuity, but it seems odd that, in the 21st century

Falklands’ invasion in 1982, prevented an ‘irreversible’ solution for Gibraltar – MercoPress


Falklands’ invasion in 1982, prevented an ‘irreversible’ solution for Gibraltar
MercoPress
Had it not been for the 1982 Argentine invasion of the Falkland Islands, and the war that followed, Spain would have achieved through negotiations an ‘irreversible solution’ to the Gibraltar dispute with Great Britain, revealed Spanish diplomat

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