MercoPress, en Español

Montevideo, July 3rd 2022 - 14:16 UTC



Gibraltar could be Spanish in four years, “but Gibraltarians must be seduced”

Friday, April 28th 2017 - 10:21 UTC
Full article 5 comments

Gibraltar could be Spanish “within four years”, Spain’s former foreign minister, José Manuel García-Margallo, said on Wednesday insisting that “the Hong Kongisation” of the Rock was possible in that timescale. Read full article


Disclaimer & comment rules
  • gordo1

    Never! ¡NUNCA!

    Apr 28th, 2017 - 05:28 pm - Link - Report abuse +1
  • Markič

    Mars could be argentine within 4 years, but the martians must be seduced.

    Apr 28th, 2017 - 06:59 pm - Link - Report abuse +1
  • R. Ben Madison

    Spain signed a treaty ceding Gibraltar in perpetuity to Britain. There is absolutely no legal Spanish claim to Gibraltar. Similarly, Argentina in 1850 signed the Convention of Settlement dropping Argentina's claim to the Falkland Islands. One almost gets the impression that Latin countries' words are not to be trusted?

    Apr 29th, 2017 - 03:12 pm - Link - Report abuse +2
  • Don Alberto

    Who needs Fry and Laurie when we've got García-Margallo?

    Apr 30th, 2017 - 01:38 am - Link - Report abuse +1
  • Pete Bog

    Catalonia could be independent within 4 years given the chance, even if Spain tried to seduce them.

    Gollum 2's method of seduction is by pointing a rifle at someone's head.

    Apr 30th, 2017 - 08:51 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

Commenting for this story is now closed.
If you have a Facebook account, become a fan and comment on our Facebook Page!