• Borrell says Spain’s Brexit focus is on Campo economies, not sovereignty

    Borrell says Spain’s Brexit focus is on Campo economies, not sovereignty0

    Spain’s priority in respect of Brexit and Gibraltar is to limit the impact of withdrawal on communities in the Campo de Gibraltar, Spanish Foreign Minister Josep Borrell told the Congress in Madrid yesterday, as he insisted sovereignty was not on the agenda. Mr Borrell made the comment during a three-hour intervention before the Foreign Affairs

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  • Cross-Frontier Group briefs political parties

    Cross-Frontier Group briefs political parties0

    The Cross Frontier Group has told both the GSD and the Liberal Party that no stone is being left unturned so that Gibraltar and the Campo de Gibraltar can continue enjoying good neighbourly relations post Brexit. The group held meetings with both political parties during which its president Lionel Chipolina delivered presentations on the CFG’s

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  • Campo protests against drug crime

    Campo protests against drug crime0

    Hundreds of people gathered in the centre of Algeciras yesterday in a demonstration calling for tougher measures to clamp down on drug trafficking in the area, which many believe is out of control. The protest brought together politicians from across the political spectrum, law enforcement unions, NGOs and citizens demanding a greater law enforcement presence

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  • Ahead of Campo protest, Guardia Civil seizes 2.5 tonnes of drugs

    Ahead of Campo protest, Guardia Civil seizes 2.5 tonnes of drugs0

    Guardia Civil officers seized yet another large haul of cannabis resin yesterday, on the eve of today’s planned demonstration in Algeciras against the impact of the drugs trade on communities in the Campo de Gibraltar. Officers moved in after spotting a rigid-hulled inflatable boat approaching the coastline near Tarifa to unload the drugs. They seized

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