Picardo reiterates ‘not an inch’ of Gibraltar can be given away throughout Brexit negotiations — Autopresse.eu
Picardo reiterates ‘not an inch’ of Gibraltar can be given away throughout Brexit negotiations
The Authorities of Gibraltar warns over media hypothesis arising from experiences within the Spanish press, as Gibraltar enters the ultimate levels of Brexit negotiations earlier than the December deadline.
The Chief Minister, Fabian Picardo, asks folks to disregard the standard claims for sovereignty made by Spain and to belief the Authorities of Gibraltar to ship, even within the midst of a pandemic.
The Chief Minister added: “We’re additionally within the thick of the negotiations earlier than the tip of the yr on Brexit, and as I stated on Nationwide Day, that is an space the place the Authorities of Gibraltar, led by me, will give not an inch.
“You’re studying stuff in Spanish newspapers, in some European papers, which is impressed by Spanish newspapers, which places within the Spanish model of occasions, the Spanish claims, what they need. Completely ignore these.
“We’ll by no means comply with something that dilutes British sovereignty, jurisdiction or management over Gibraltar within the negotiations. We’re powerful, we’re the hawks. We won’t enable them to get something previous us.
“Please don’t fall into the entice that some individuals are falling for on social media, of believing the Spanish model of occasions. Consider your Authorities, we’re right here to battle for our Gibraltar, to defend our Gibraltar, and keep in mind the Hawks are in authorities now”.