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20th November 2023, 15:39

Spanish Foreign Affairs Minister & Interior Minister re-appointed

Published by GBC News

José Manuel Albares has been re-appointed Foreign Affairs Minister.

Before the Spanish elections, he spoke of need to conclude treaty negotiations over the EU's future relationship with Gibraltar, creating a zone of shared prosperity and the free movement of people & goods.

Meanwhile, Fernando Grande-Marlaska re-appointed Interior Minister.

The Chief Minister has previously had direct contact with him to resolve frontier issues.

Mr Marlaska has said while negotiations are ongoing, cooperation & coordination should minimise the effect of Brexit on citizens on both sides of the border.