Brian Reyes is the Editor of the Gibraltar Chronicle.
In part one of a two-part interview, Chief Minister Fabian Picardo reflects on sovereignty, Spain and a tumultuous year of Brexit The Gibraltar Government would consider holding a third referendum on the issue of sovereignty if the need arose, Chief Minister Fabian Picardo said in an interview with the Chronicle, even as he acknowledged “aREAD MORE
Spain will not risk a Brexit deal by making Gibraltar’s sovereignty a condition in the talks, the country’s Foreign Minister said in an interview on Sunday. Speaking to the conservative newspaper ABC, Alfonso Dastis said Spain would not accept any agreement that undermined its position on Gibraltar. But he also made clear that Spain wouldREAD MORE
Keith Azopardi has re-joined the GSD and yesterday confirmed he would consider standing for election as its leader. Mr Azopardi, who said he wanted to help in the “renewal” of the GSD, made clear that if its founder Peter Montegriffo chose to return to frontline politics and stand as leader, he would support him. ButREAD MORE
Authorities in Gibraltar were “rightly sensitive” to La Linea’s need to benefit from an open border, according to a newly-declassified confidential report written by the then Governor three months after the frontier gates fully opened in 1985. Admiral Sir David Williams, who was Governor between 1982 and 1985, said the implications for La Linea wereREAD MORE