Careful, you’ll hit the boy!

December 8, 2009


Gibraltar holds 4 Spanish Police for questioning

However, London’s ambassador in Spain was obliged to make a public apology on November 20 after British soldiers based in Gibraltar shot at a boy painted in the colours of the Spanish flag during target practice.

An amusing mistake in your website article. I think you meant  “buoy,” not “boy”.

Stephen R.

Yikes. That makes quite a difference. Yes, we corrected it: GBU Editor

An Iberia aircraft comes in to land during a test at an airport in Gibraltar in a 2006 file photo.  REUTERS/Anton Meres

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