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Spain threatens Gibraltar, Bezos buys the Post and Turkish generals head to jail: the morning news in brief

By Prospect Team  

David Cameron is “seriously concerned” as Spain warns of a new border tax and aims to close airspace between Spain and Gibraltar. The Prime Minister has implied that Spain has gone behind his back by imposing strict measures at the Spain/Gibraltar border. The tensions root from an ongoing row between Spain and the British territory over the building of an artificial reef on the land’s northern edge.

The founder of Amazon has acquired the Washington Post newspaper in a transaction entirely separate from his e-commerce juggernaut. Jeffrey Bezos bought the flagship newspaper from the Graham family…

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