On the 35th anniversary of the start of the Falklands War, a former leader of the British Conservative Party, Michael Howard, has said Theresa May's government would be prepared to go to war with Spain over Gibraltar.

Mr. Howard, now Baron Howard of Lympne and a member of the United Kingdom's upper chamber, the House of Lords, was leader of the Conservative Party in opposition from 2003-2005.

Asked about the question of Gibraltar and Brexit negotiations on [Sophy Ridge's politics programme][howard] on Sky News on Sunday, Lord Howard said: "I'm not concerned if we take Gibraltar first,...