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  1. Gibraltar hangs in the balance as Brexit negotiations unresolved

    By Jack Walters Negotiations between the UK and EU to broker post-Brexit Gibraltar negotiations have been left unresolved. Both sides insisted a deal was “getting closer” as Foreign Secretary Lord David Cameron and European Commission negotiator Maros Sefcovic issued reassuring sta
  2. Orca attacks continue after couple's yacht targeted in Strait of Gibraltar - everything we know

    By Bradley Jolly & Zahra Khaliq Killer whales are behind a series of disturbing attacks on boats off the coast of Gibraltar . A couple's yacht - the Alboran Cognac boat - recently became the first vessel this year to be sunk by orcas in the Strait of Gibraltar . Ocras managed to dama
  3. Killer whales behind series of disturbing attacks on boats sink another as crew make panicked SOS call

    By Zahra Khaliq A 50ft boat sailing near Gibraltar has sunk after a being damaged by killer whales behind a series of disturbing attacks in the area since 2020. The Alboran Cognac boat has become the first vessel this year to be sunk by orcas who managed to damage the rudder and ca
  4. Secrets of 'Exceptional' Roman Shipwreck Revealed by Marine Archaeologists

    By Aristos Georgiou A study has yielded fascinating new insights into an "exceptional" Roman-era shipwreck in the Mediterranean Sea. The stricken vessel lies more than 200 feet off the coast of Mallorca, one of Spain's Balearic Islands, at a depth of just over six feet. The "Ses Fon
  5. UK weather: Maps show where it will be hotter than Ibiza in 26C heatwave

    By Leigh Mcmanus & Joe Smith Temperatures in the UK are set to soar to 26C this weekend as Britain is set to be hotter than the Mediterranean party island of Ibiza. A blast of hot air from the Iberian peninsula is set to roast the UK in the coming days, with southern heat set to ta
  6. Archaeologists Have Unearthed the Remains of a Lost Ancient Roman City

    Archaeologists Have Unearthed the Remains of a Lost Ancient Roman City #News #WorldNews #History #Spain #IberianPeninsula #AncientRome #Archaeology
  7. SF Sidewalk Haiku #42

    (in two photos) Stigmata and rays of sunfire adorning white The Annunciation © Rick Ehling 07/16/2023 © Rick Ehling 06/04/2023 #Cistusladanifer , or #gumrockrose , frequently shortened to #rockrose , also called #laudanum or gum cistus, a flowering shrub here. Another happy #Mediterran