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The best news articles on Gibraltar this week. 

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  1. Government lashes back at Margallo EU aviation campaign

Gibraltar Chronicle reports: “A renewed bid by Spanish Foreign Minister Jose Manuel Garcia-Margallo to have Gibraltar excluded from EU aviation measures has been rejected as illegal by the Gibraltar Government.”

  1. Guardia Civil vessel crosses in front of nuclear submarine HMS Torbay

GBC News reports: “An unlawful incursion saw a Guardia Civil vessel cross in front of the nuclear submarine HMS Torbay as it was leaving Gibraltar. The Rio Cedena was then challenged by the Royal Navy, and left British Gibraltar Territorial Waters.”

  1. David Wilson in charge of Gibraltar for Scotland clash

Sky Sports reports: “David Wilson has been named interim head coach of Gibraltar ahead of the European qualifier against Scotland on March 29.”

  1. Equality Minister attending UN Commission on Status of Women

GBC News reports: “The Minister for Equality is attending the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women, held in New York.”

  1. New routes for Gib airport

Gibraltar Chronicle reports: “The Gibraltar Government has announced two new flights from Gibraltar to Tangier and Bristol commencing shortly. The Moroccan flight will take off on March 29 and the UK flight to Bristol on April 19.”

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