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Gibraltar? Malvinas? Etc., etc.
by gk (gk (gk quattro due due sette @gmail.com)) on Tue Aug 13th, 2019 at 04:24:36 PM EST
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Oversees territories not part of the "United Kingdom" - btw - neither are Isle of Man, Jersey, Guernsey etc.

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by Frank Schnittger (mail Frankschnittger at hot male dotty communists) on Tue Aug 13th, 2019 at 05:50:14 PM EST
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"Same deal": EU identified these properties with UK for purposes of  Withdrawal Agreement and Protocol. Has something changed?

ARTICLE 3, Territorial Scope, ¶ 1, final draft

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Tue Aug 13th, 2019 at 07:13:04 PM EST
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I wasn't referring to their relationship to the EU, but rather their relationship to England after Scotland and Northern Ireland leave. Will they be English? Spanish and Argentinian? Will Greece and Turkey have to fight a war over Akrotiri? And who gets Pictairn and the Caymans?
by gk (gk (gk quattro due due sette @gmail.com)) on Wed Aug 14th, 2019 at 08:19:11 AM EST
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Looking at history, I would say that the default condition would be that they still sort under the same under the same bureaucracy in London (they would also keep the UN security council seat and other rights and obligations). This could be challenged by other powers or local independence movements, as always. Some might be handed over (or rented out) to the US.
by fjallstrom on Wed Aug 14th, 2019 at 10:58:35 AM EST
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They follow the money, as the custom now so shall it be in the end.

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Wed Aug 14th, 2019 at 12:04:27 PM EST
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archived What has changed?
Happy Vanuatu Day!, 2019
EU tax haven black[!]list triples to include 15 countries
EU removes Panama and seven others from tax-haven blacklist, 2018
hmm, yes, well
The awkward process of legislating recommendations in the "PANA" report
a raft of documents addressing tax avoidance and evasion, 2017

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Wed Aug 14th, 2019 at 02:01:57 PM EST
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