The minister offered no further details about when the conversation might have taken place but it is believed to have been in June when he travelled to Washington for the White House visit of Spain's king and queen.
Spain has seen rising numbers of migrants and refugees arrive on its shores in recent months, the result of a crackdown on a central Mediterranean route between Libya and Italy.
Spanish diplomats, however, pointed out that the Sahara Desert stretched for 3,000 miles.
The enclaves, which lie on the Mediterranean coast, have always been popular transit points for sub-Saharan African migrants.
A Spanish foreign ministry spokesman confirmed that Mr Borrell had said what was reported, "We can confirm that's what the minister said, but we won't be making any further comment on the minister's remarks".
Instead, Musk said, SpaceX would turn its focus to developing the BFR, which he deemed a better option for tourism missions. He's also asked SpaceX CEO Elon Musk to join him on the flight, to which Musk replied: "Maybe we'll both be on it".
What are Trump and other Republicans saying? GOP women and others who support Trump mostly said they still back Kavanaugh. This is in keeping with what Carlson said - that it's on the White House to request the FBI investigation in this case.
It started out looking incredibly bleak, but the Cleveland Browns found life when Baker Mayfield took over under center. Cleveland's plan was to have Mayfield watch and learn behind Taylor, but the injury could change things dramatically.
Earlier today South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un held a joint press conference in Pyongyang. And they either pocket the concession and then move on to the next demand.
Cristiano Ronaldo appeared inconsolable for a minute after receiving a red card in Juventus' Champions League win over Valencia. The red card could ruin the chances of a reunion between Manchester United and Ronaldo at Old Trafford.
Andrew King, an employee at an area building, said he saw a man with a handgun going inside another building. She said she fled the building and hid behind a vehicle as the structure's glass entrance door shattered.
However, a blunder on this flight to Jaipur caused more than 30 passengers to suffer bleeding from their ears and noses . Symptoms suffered by the passengers are common when a plane has low air pressure, according to Newsweek .
Samsung's first triple camera smartphone is not a flagship
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, VHT80, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC (optional), GPS, Glonass, BeiDou, and USB Type-B. The latest iteration of the Galaxy A7 apparently improves on the 2017 version of the device announced earlier a year ago .
President Trump visits Carolinas
Florence , which has killed at least 36 people, dumped up to 36 inches (91 cm) of rain in parts of North Carolina since Thursday. Thousands of homes are still underwater in the Carolinas and thousands of families have had to be rescued from the floods.
Meghan Markle is reunited with her wedding dress
Markle expressed the wish of having all 53 countries of the Commonwealth with her on her journey through the ceremony". Check out the trailer below and look for the documentary to premiere on October 1 at 8 PM ET on HBO .
Dont'a Hightower: Josh Gordon is 'still a monster'
Still, during a radio interview , Brady said that he hates to "make projections and expectations" about how Gordon can help. Chris Hogan promised he'd be there to answer any of Gordon's questions, just like Hogan would do for any other player.
Twitter Is Switching Back to Chronological Timeline
It could easily be made a one-click option on the menu bar between Messages and the Twitter (blue bird) icon. To enable the reverse chronological feed, open the Twitter app and tap on your profile image.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 catches fire in woman's purse
We're talking about Samsung's latest flagship phablet: the highly rated Galaxy Note 9 , which just went on sale last month. However, responding to this incident the CEO Koh Dong-jin has said "The battery in the Galaxy Note 9 is safer than ever".
Trapped in Typhoon Mangkhut’s Raging Floodwaters
Across Hong Kong , authorities tried to clear roads of debris, including toppled trees and bamboo scaffolding. The landslide buried an emergency shelter which was being used by miners and their families in the town.