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Helen Simpson’s Stories Explore Trepidations About Turning 50 – New York Times


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Helen Simpson's Stories Explore Trepidations About Turning 50
New York Times
If it were easy to explain what Helen Simpson can do with a story, more writers would be fashioning such jewels. It's along these lines: Start with the ostensible foreground — perhaps a lunch or a visit from a svelte refrigerator repairman or a recipe

Helen Simpson’s Stories Explore Trepidations About Turning 50 – New York Times


New York Times

Helen Simpson’s Stories Explore Trepidations About Turning 50
New York Times
If it were easy to explain what Helen Simpson can do with a story, more writers would be fashioning such jewels. It’s along these lines: Start with the ostensible foreground — perhaps a lunch or a visit from a svelte refrigerator repairman or a recipe

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Six reasons Gibraltar is not and never will be Spanish – Telegraph.co.uk


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Six reasons Gibraltar is not and never will be Spanish
Telegraph.co.uk
Every once in a while, usually during a domestic Spanish scandal, Spain decides to kick up a fuss about British rule of Gibraltar. Eventually it all comes to nothing. Nevertheless, it’s worth going through the main reasons why Gibraltar is not Spanish
Spain bans flights near to Gibraltar – archive 1967The Guardian
1967: UK to Defy Spain on Gibraltar FlightsNew York Times (blog)
Nothing new on Gibraltar, “without the Gibraltarian people” says UK ambassador in SpainMercoPress
GBC News –Gibraltar Chronicle –Worcester News
all 17 news articles »
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Gibraltar accuses Spain of ‘hijacking’ Telegraph poll – Telegraph.co.uk


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Gibraltar accuses Spain of ‘hijacking’ Telegraph poll
Telegraph.co.uk
The poll, which was originally published in 2013, has garnered close to two million votes – the vast majority of them voting in favour of Spain. The Government of Gibraltar has raised concerns that the results are skewed, because Spaniards are
Spain bans flights near to Gibraltar – archive 1967The Guardian
1967: UK to Defy Spain on Gibraltar FlightsNew York Times (blog)
British ambassador to Spain tells Spanish television UK’s position on Gibraltar has not changedGBC News
Gibraltar Chronicle –Worcester News –RT
all 14 news articles »
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Jared Kushner, Syria, Gibraltar: Your Monday Briefing – New York Times


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Jared Kushner, Syria, Gibraltar: Your Monday Briefing
New York Times
Boris Johnson, the British foreign minister, said London’s support for Gibraltar was “rock-like.” Spain also signaled that it would not oppose an attempt by Scotland to join the E.U. We met with Nicola Sturgeon, Scotland’s first minister, above, to

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Scrutiny Falls on a Spanish Mosque After Foiled Train Attack – New York Times


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Scrutiny Falls on a Spanish Mosque After Foiled Train Attack
New York Times
ALGECIRAS, Spain — Before he boarded a Paris-bound train last week, armed with an assault rifle and the intent, the authorities say, to carry out a blood bath, Ayoub El Khazzani had spent the final chapter of his troubled time in Spain in this gritty

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European Soccer Clubs Take Breaks, Heading to Warmer Climates to Train – New York Times


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European Soccer Clubs Take Breaks, Heading to Warmer Climates to Train
New York Times
“I went home to Barcelona for Christmas and spent time with my family, eating soup and rabbit and all the traditional foods,” said Marc Torrejón, a defender for the German club S.C. Freiburg, which held its camp in nearby Sotogrande. “Then I came to

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