Brian Reyes is the Editor of the Gibraltar Chronicle.
Spain will not use the Brexit negotiations to pursue its sovereignty aspirations, Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said yesterday during a press conference in which he also appeared to signal his government’s readiness to engage in dialogue with Gibraltar. Asked about sovereignty and Brexit discussions relating to the Rock, Mr Rajoy spoke of future conversationsREAD MORE
The family of a British woman who went missing in Spain more than two years ago is offering up to £100,000 for vital information which helps the search. Lisa Brown, who lived in Guadiaro near Gibraltar, vanished in November 2015 and is believed to have been murdered. Spanish police have carried out major searches forREAD MORE
Four officers of the Gibraltar Defence Police have been suspended pending the outcome of further investigation into a small number of “incidents and allegations” that were first raised during a review commissioned by the Commander British Forces last year into the organisation, behaviour and structure of the force, the Ministry of Defence said yesterday. GDPREAD MORE
The UK and the European Union have agreed the terms of a transition deal that covers Gibraltar but also maintains Spain’s controversial veto. Gibraltar is included within the territorial scope of a draft withdrawal agreement that also sets out arrangements to smooth the UK’s departure from the bloc after March 2019. The transition period willREAD MORE