Spain’s Foreign Minister Arancha Gonzalez Laya arrives to attend the first cabinet meeting at the Moncloa Palace in Madrid, Spain, January 14, 2020. REUTERS/Susana Vera
MADRID (Reuters) – Spain’s newly appointed Foreign Minister Arancha Gonzalez said on Tuesday her country intends to weigh on the talks between the European Union and London to define post-Brexit relationship and push for a proximity with Britain.
“Spain wants to have the tightest possible relationship with the UK,” she said in a speech during a business conference in Madrid.
Reporting by Inti Landauro; Editing by Ingrid Melander