The United Kingdom will invest approximately $60 million in military facilities in Gibraltar

he Minister of the British Armed ForcesJames Heppey visited the British colony on Monday afternoon, during which, according to The Gibraltar Chronicle, he announced an investment. 50 million pounds (approximately €60 million) in military installations on the Rock, reinforcing the importance of this enclave to London’s defense strategy. It is an investment for marine infrastructure.

The best Communication infrastructureThe commissioning of the fuel depot and the restoration of the South Mole dock are some of the actions that the Gibraltar Ministry of Defense is required to take.

Hebe met with the Chief Minister of Gibraltar, Fabian Picardoand Principal Deputy Minister Joseph Garcia. The Government of Gibraltar made no reference to the said investment in the statement it sent to Tuesday in connection with the said visit. One thing that stood out was that during the meeting” The importance of Gibraltar of the British Army.” Picardo, for his part, affirmed the commitment of the Government and people of Gibraltar to the Armed Forces.

On the table, also the last interruptions recorded in Gibraltar AirportThis is within the framework of the services contracted by the Ministry of Defense at the airport.

Of course, there is also the possibility that no agreement will be reached on the EU territory of Gibraltar after the conclusion of the negotiations. Britain’s exit from the European Union.

According to Gibraltar Public Radio, the minister’s visit took place “low profile”Before heading to Africa, no call was received “for security reasons”.

At a Gibraltar Day reception in London last November, Hebe spoke of the importance of Gibraltar as a military base for the United Kingdom and Europe, especially in light of the moves russian submarines, As highlighted by GBC.

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