BRITAIN ACCUSES SPAIN OF 'VIOLATING ITS SOVEREIGNTY' AS POLICE CHASE DRUG TRAFFICKERS INTO GIBRALTAR'S WATERS

BRITAIN ACCUSES SPAIN OF 'VIOLATING ITS SOVEREIGNTY' AS POLICE CHASE DRUG TRAFFICKERS INTO GIBRALTAR'S WATERS

VIDEO BRITAIN ACCUSES SPAIN OF 'VIOLATING ITS SOVEREIGNTY' AS POLICE CHASE DRUG TRAFFICKERS INTO GIBRALTAR'S WATERS

And Gibraltar was furious, saying that the wanted man would never have escaped if Spain had followed protocol, and delivering a thundering ripost to Madrid.
At 2.40am on Sunday the Spanish police, backed up by a helicopter, entered Gibraltar's waters without informing their Gibraltarian counterparts.
"If the SVA (customs guards) had been doing a good job of chasing these criminals, they should have culminated in alerting the excellent Gibraltar law enforcement agencies.

Police from Spain embarked on a night time maritime chase of three suspected drug traffickers, pursuing them for 11 miles through the Strait of Gibraltar while the traffickers jettisoned bales of drugs into the sea. At...

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