• Gibraltar ‘will never weaken its resolve’, SDDG’s Dennis Matthews tells UN

    Gibraltar ‘will never weaken its resolve’, SDDG’s Dennis Matthews tells UN0

    Gibraltar stands ready to “grasp the hand of honest friendship” should Spain reach out and respect the wishes of the Gibraltarians to decide their own future, a long-time Gibraltarian campaigner for self-determination told the UN Fourth Committee in New York yesterday. Addressing the committee as a petitioner representing the Self Determination for Gibraltar Group, Dennis

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  • Brexit talks intensify as Gibraltar delegation heads to UN

    Brexit talks intensify as Gibraltar delegation heads to UN0

    Deputy Chief Minister Dr Joseph Garcia will deliver his first address to the UN Fourth Committee in New York today, stepping in for Chief Minister Fabian Picardo who had to cancel the second of his annual trips across the Atlantic in order to attend meetings on Gibraltar’s post-Brexit future. This is the first time in

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  • Scribbled in the margins, a clear message to Spain

    Scribbled in the margins, a clear message to Spain0

    As they walked into the UN Fourth Committee session in New York on Tuesday, Chief Minister Fabian Picardo and the Gibraltar delegation were expecting a full-frontal diplomatic assault from Spain. For days in the run-up to the meeting, the rightwing Spanish daily ABC, which can be relied on to reflect Madrid’s line, had prepared the

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