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A London Summit Tackles A Problem As Old As War Itself

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The Rock of Gibraltar, as seen from the Spanish town of La Linea de la Concepcion, at Spain's southern tip. Gibraltar has been British territory for 301 years, but many Spaniards want it back. Fresh squabbles over fishing rights cropped up recently. Lauren Frayer/NPR hide caption

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The Squabble That Never Ends: Britain and Spain Duel Over Gibraltar

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Pro-independence campaigners attend a rally In Edinburgh, Scotland, in September. Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images hide caption

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After 300 Years Of Marriage, Scotland Contemplates U.K. Divorce

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The U.K. supports stability and democracy in Ukraine, says British Foreign Secretary William Hague, who visited NPR headquarters in Washington, D.C., Wednesday. Jim Tuttle/NPR hide caption

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British Diplomat Weighs In On Ukraine, Russia And Syria

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Priscilla Smithers and her four children have arranged chairs around a few air mattresses to create a space for themselves, after fleeing their home. Ari Shapiro/NPR hide caption

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In Damp Country, Record-Breaking Rains Flood Britain

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A Sikh devotee takes a holy dip in the sacred pond at the Golden Temple in Amritsar, India, on Jan. 1. The British government acknowledged Tuesday it advised India before the deadly 1984 raid on Sikhism's holiest shrine. Sanjeev Syal/AP hide caption

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