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VERBATIM: UK and Gibraltar show solidarity over EU

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Britain's commitment to Gibraltar is absolute. It's unshakable and it will endure whatever the decision in the referendum. But I have to say this, Britain's ability to protect Gibraltar's interests will be seriously impaired if we are no longer members of the European Union. Certainly from the point of view of Gibraltar, we want everybody here to support the United Kingdom and Gibraltar remaining in the European Union.
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And the people of Gibraltar do not want to survive even in the eventuality of a Brexit. On handouts, the people of Gibraltar want to make their own way in the world. And if we were to find ourselves in a situation where we have to go to the United Kingdom because of our economic sustainability not being possible in those circumstances.
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Then those who might have listened to the arguments that they should leave the EU will have a lot to answer for.