Location of Gibraltar (dark green). – in Europe (green & dark grey) – in the European Union ... Under the Gibraltar constitution of 2006, Gibraltar governs its own affairs, though some powers, such as defence and foreign relations, remain the ...
The history of Gibraltar, a small peninsula on the southern Iberian coast near the entrance of ... Gibraltar is largely self-governed, with its own parliament and government, though the UK maintains responsibility for defence and foreign policy.
Jul 21, 2009 ... For the first time in 300 years, a Spanish minister will visit Gibraltar for talks that ... of tension between Britain and Spain over who owns the Rock.
Aug 8, 2013 ... But Spain continues to claim Gibraltar as its own. Those who live on the Rock disagree: referendums in 1967 and 2002 were almost unanimous ...
Apr 3, 2017 ... Why could the Britain go to war with Spain over Gibraltar? .... Gibraltar has its own political system that makes many decisions within the ...
Aug 5, 2013 ... Tensions are escalating at the Spanish-Gibraltarian border, with Spain warning that the 'party is over'. But what's life like on the Rock?
The six square kilometres of the Rock of Gibraltar are steeped in history, from the very beginning around 100,000 years ago when primitive humans and ...
Aug 10, 2013 ... Long notorious for its smugglers, it is now a duty-free haven, owned by a country ... The rock of Gibraltar seen from Ceuta (John Robertson).
Sep 24, 2015 ... Spain's own 'dry coast doctrine' – the argument that in 1713 it ceded the town, castle, fortifications and port of Gibraltar, but not a jot of water ...
Jan 18, 2015 ... The small territory of Gibraltar, located on the southern tip of Spain. ... be allowed to control their own outcome, because without the presence of ...