Spain begs EU chiefs to keep issue of Gibraltar OUT of Brexit negotiations
In a letter sent by the Spanish foreign minister to his counterparts across Europe and the president of the European Commission and European Council, he said it was "essential" that sovereignty of the Rock was not included in Brexit discussions.
Jose Manuel García-Margallo told foreign ministers across the EU: "It is essential that the issue is excluded from negotiations to establish a new framework for relations between the European Union and the United Kingdom.
"I beg you to grant this approach your total support and understanding."
Instead, the Spanish diplomat... read more
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