Spain wants tight relationship with UK after Brexit

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)