"It is excellent to see official recognition given to the City of Gibraltar, a huge accolade to its rich history and dynamism," British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said in a statement.
Gibraltar has very close links with the Royal Navy.
Gibraltar has welcomed Spain's "pragmatism" on its key demand that their mutual border remain fully open.
“Vox wants to close the border between Gibraltar and Spain...”
“The European Union could be accused of making trouble for Gibraltar...”