Perejil Island a.k.a. Leila, the island in the middle of the Google map dispute between Spain and Morocco

Google Maps becomes embroiled in another battle after angering Spain for “wrongly” showing the Perejil Island as part of Morocco.

The disputed territory named after the herb that grows there (Parsley), lies just off the coast of Morocco and is smaller than a football pitch.

A spokesman for Google Spain said it would be marked as a “disputed territory.”

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