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Gibraltar tension flares between Britain and Spain

Their dispute over Gibraltar has flared again. Britain has accused Spain of violating its sovereignty by repeatedly and unlawfully entering the rocky

Their dispute over Gibraltar has flared again. Britain has accused Spain of violating its sovereignty by repeatedly and unlawfully entering the rocky

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Gibraltar: Between a rock and a hard place

Gibraltar does not qualify for FIFA membership, football’s governing body declared on Friday. The decision may come as a surprise to some, as the

Gibraltar does not qualify for FIFA membership, football’s governing body declared on Friday. The decision may come as a surprise to some, as the

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UK summons Spanish ambassador over Gibraltar

A Spanish research vessel which spent 20 hours surveying close to the entrance of Gibraltar Harbour has caused yet another diplomatic incident

A Spanish research vessel which spent 20 hours surveying close to the entrance of Gibraltar Harbour has caused yet another diplomatic incident

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Gibraltar ready to go

Gibraltar will become UEFA’s youngest and smallest member when they take on Slovakia in a friendly on Tuesday. The rocky territory, which was

Gibraltar will become UEFA’s youngest and smallest member when they take on Slovakia in a friendly on Tuesday. The rocky territory, which was

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Gibraltar row: no evidence of Spain breaking EU law - inspectors

The European Commission has announced that its inspectors found no evidence that Spain had broken the law by tightening controls at its border with

The European Commission has announced that its inspectors found no evidence that Spain had broken the law by tightening controls at its border with

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EU team arrives in Gibraltar to investigate dispute

A team of European Union inspectors is in Gibraltar to investigate a border dispute which has strained relations between the UK and Spain. They are

A team of European Union inspectors is in Gibraltar to investigate a border dispute which has strained relations between the UK and Spain. They are

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Tensions between Spain and Gibraltar heighten as row goes underwater

Gibraltar has criticised Spanish police who sent divers to inspect an artificial reef in waters claimed by the British territory. Divers measured the

Gibraltar has criticised Spanish police who sent divers to inspect an artificial reef in waters claimed by the British territory. Divers measured the

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Royal navy ship raises tensions and questions in Gibraltar

The Royal Navy Warship HMS Westminster has sailed into Gibraltar. The frigate is part of task force “Cougar 13” scheduled to take part in a series of

The Royal Navy Warship HMS Westminster has sailed into Gibraltar. The frigate is part of task force “Cougar 13” scheduled to take part in a series of

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Spanish fishermen protest in Gibraltar Bay

The spat between Spain and Britain over Gibraltar intensified on Sunday with the arrival of the Royal Navy at the Rock, and a demonstration by

The spat between Spain and Britain over Gibraltar intensified on Sunday with the arrival of the Royal Navy at the Rock, and a demonstration by

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New Spanish border controls block thousands in Gibraltar

Thousands of people trying to leave Gibraltar have been stuck in lengthy queues as a result of new tighter Spanish custom controls. Tensions over

Thousands of people trying to leave Gibraltar have been stuck in lengthy queues as a result of new tighter Spanish custom controls. Tensions over

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Britain and Spain threaten international moves over Gibraltar row

Three British warships have left ports on the English south coast heading for the Mediterranean: a “routine”, long-planned deployment say both the

Three British warships have left ports on the English south coast heading for the Mediterranean: a “routine”, long-planned deployment say both the

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UK Royal Navy to send warships to Gibraltar for routine exercises

The British Royal Navy has confirmed four warships will set sail for Gibraltar on Monday en-route to the Middle East to take part in pre-planned

The British Royal Navy has confirmed four warships will set sail for Gibraltar on Monday en-route to the Middle East to take part in pre-planned

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Cameron and Rajoy try to clear air over Gibraltar border checks row

The British and Spanish prime ministers have spoken on the phone to try to clear the air amid the latest row over the disputed UK territory of

The British and Spanish prime ministers have spoken on the phone to try to clear the air amid the latest row over the disputed UK territory of

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Spain and Gibraltar border crossing dispute continues

Tensions have escalated between Spain and Gibraltar over long delays at the border crossing because of increased vehicle searches. The British

Tensions have escalated between Spain and Gibraltar over long delays at the border crossing because of increased vehicle searches. The British

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Al Qaeda 'planned model plane attack' on Gibraltar

Spain’s interior ministry has released a video it says shows a model plane packed with explosives being tested for a potential al Qaeda

Spain’s interior ministry has released a video it says shows a model plane packed with explosives being tested for a potential al Qaeda

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Royals welcomed to Gibraltar amid tensions with Spain

Prince Andrew and Countess Sophie of Wessex received a very warm welcome to Gibraltar amid a row with over fishing rights around the

Prince Andrew and Countess Sophie of Wessex received a very warm welcome to Gibraltar amid a row with over fishing rights around the

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Spain complains about royal visit to Gibraltar

A jubilee visit by Britain’s Prince Edward and his wife to Gibraltar has angered Madrid. The disputed rock off the coast of Spain is at the centre of

A jubilee visit by Britain’s Prince Edward and his wife to Gibraltar has angered Madrid. The disputed rock off the coast of Spain is at the centre of

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Spain reiterates claim on Gibraltar

Despite an historic visit by a Spanish government minister to Gibraltar, Madrid is making clear that its claim on the British territory has not

Despite an historic visit by a Spanish government minister to Gibraltar, Madrid is making clear that its claim on the British territory has not

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Rocky negotiations bring diplomatic progress

Fly your union jacks with pride was the call to local people from Gibraltarian nationalists, in a gesture of defiance to the visit of the Spanish

Fly your union jacks with pride was the call to local people from Gibraltarian nationalists, in a gesture of defiance to the visit of the Spanish

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Back on the rock for Spanish minister

It was some time back in 1704 when a Spanish minister last set foot on Gibraltar after Spain ceded the territory to Britain under the Treaty of

It was some time back in 1704 when a Spanish minister last set foot on Gibraltar after Spain ceded the territory to Britain under the Treaty of

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Spanish minister on the rocks over Gibraltar visit

It was some time back in 1704 when a Spanish minister last set foot on Gibraltar after Spain ceded the territory to Britain under the Treaty of

It was some time back in 1704 when a Spanish minister last set foot on Gibraltar after Spain ceded the territory to Britain under the Treaty of

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Spanish Foreign Minister to visit Gibraltar

Miguel Angel Moratinos will today become the first Spanish government minister to set foot in Gibraltar for more than 300 years. The Foreign

Miguel Angel Moratinos will today become the first Spanish government minister to set foot in Gibraltar for more than 300 years. The Foreign