- July 20, 2016
Brian Reyes is the Editor of the Gibraltar Chronicle.
Spain has little prospect of gaining joint sovereignty over Gibraltar, Spanish Foreign Minister Alfonso Dastis said this weekend as he acknowledged that Gibraltarians “have a right” to reject the offer. In an interview with leading Spanish newspaper El Pais, Sr Dastis insisted any post-Brexit relationship between Gibraltar and the EU must first be agreed byREAD MORE
The discrete, intelligence-led cooperation that exists between police here and security services in Spain is critical to keeping Gibraltar safe from terrorism and will endure the challenges of Brexit, police Commissioner Eddie Yome said this week. In a wide-ranging interview, Mr Yome offered a rare glimpse of how the Royal Gibraltar Police is facing upREAD MORE
Unite the Union has expressed ‘extreme disappointment’ at the Gibraltar Government’s decision to scrap the post of chief executive of the Gibraltar Health Authority’s without any consultation. The union said it found out about the news through the Minister for Health Neil Costa’s address to Parliament. Unite believes that this senior post is pivotal toREAD MORE
Sir Graham Watson, Gibraltar’s advisor in Brussels, drew criticism from the GSD yesterday after he described Britain’s EU policy makers as “lunatics” in a tweet. Sir Graham, a long-time friend of this community who has championed Gibraltar in the EU, was tweeting about the shock resignation of Sir Ivan Rogers, Britain’s EU ambassador. “Sir IvanREAD MORE