Close to 300 people from both Gibraltar and Spain held a peaceful protest at the forecourt of the international airport in Gibraltar protesting against the continued delays at the border crossing. The protest came about after months of continued delays which has seen tensions increase as pedestrian take over 4 hours in crossing into Spain due to restrictions by the Spanish authorities. The protest saw people from both sides holding hands in a show of unity. During the protest the restrictions were lifted with free flow of traffic into Spain observed.
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