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Gibraltar offers a curious mix of Spanish and British culture. With Brexit threatening to restrict free movement across the border with Spain, some people are concerned that tourism could suffer. (File photo, 26/06/2017. Please credit: "Manuel Meyer / dpa".) Photo: Manuel Meyer/dpa-tmn
Gibraltar offers a curious mix of Spanis […]

Brexit leaves Gibraltar’s tourism industry hanging in the balance

Gibraltar has been a contested territory for centuries, and Brexit looks set to revive old tensions. Restrictions on free movement across the border with Spain could damage tourism, but officials are confident that the Rock will find a way to weather the storm.
EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker will be speaking at the EU Parliament in Strasbourg on 9 September 2015. (to dpa "The situation of the Union: how to continue with Europe after the Bundestag election" of 12.09.2017) Photo: Patrick Seeger / dpa
EU Commission President Jean-Claude Junc […]

Juncker urges EU to use positive momentum to chart future direction

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has revealed his future "pathways" for the European Union after Brexit.
Pope Francis waves to believers after the historic double canonization ceremony for past pontiffs Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII in an open air mass in front of St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican city, 27 April 2014. Huge crowds filled the square to see the two former popes declared saints. Royal dignitaries and heads of state were among nearly 100 foreign delegations in attendance. Photo: MICHAEL KAPPELER/dpa
Pope Francis waves to believers after th […]

Pope to governments: Legalize irregular migrants, don’t close borders

Pope Francis urged governments on Saturday to get migrants and refugees out of holding centers.