Falkland Islands

Army cuts would leave UK unable to recapture Falklands
Soldiers on a training exercise in Stanley, Falkland Islands
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Army cuts would leave UK unable to recapture Falklands

Ministry of Defence unveiling series of major changes to the Armed Forces
22 Mar 2021
Falkland island up for sale
Pebble Island, Falklands
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Falkland island up for sale

Pebble Island is one of the largest isles in archipelago - and site of key wartime raid
17 Oct 2018
UK and Argentina agree to identify Falklands war dead
Sir Alan Duncan
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UK and Argentina agree to identify Falklands war dead

Two countries will work together to name more than 100 Argentinians killed in 1982 conflict
21 Dec 2016
FALKLANDS ROW: Cameron accused of bad manners
Falklands
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FALKLANDS ROW: Cameron accused of bad manners

Heated exchange at Brussels dinner as Argentina's foreign minister raises colonialism at the table
12 Jun 2015
FALKLANDS: Britain 'to send more troops'
Soldiers Falklands
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FALKLANDS: Britain 'to send more troops'

Fallon will reportedly bolster defences on Falkland Islands to reflect 'increased nature of the threat'
24 Mar 2015
FALKLANDS: 'UK should remove troops'
Soldiers Falklands
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FALKLANDS: 'UK should remove troops'

'Absolutely no chance of another invasion from the mainland,' claims special secretary for the Falklands
29 Oct 2014
Argentina want the Falklands, piranha soup for England?
Argentina Falklands banner
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Argentina want the Falklands, piranha soup for England?

World Cup whispers: Argentina banner causes controversy, but England stars admire the view
9 Jun 2014

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Spurs legend Ardiles airlifted to hospital in Falklands
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Spurs legend Ardiles airlifted to hospital in Falklands

Former player required 20 stitches to head injury after flipping car to avoid sheep
21 Jan 2014
Thatcher funeral: Falklands theme, and no Argentines
Flowers and mementos left by members of the public and admirers sit outside the home of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in central London on April 8th 2013. Former British pri
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Thatcher funeral: Falklands theme, and no Argentines

Among the international guests will be FW De Klerk, the last president of apartheid South Africa
11 Apr 2013
POPE: PM and Palace should show more respect
Crispin Black
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POPE: PM and Palace should show more respect

The press, too, has been ungenerous, highlighting his Falklands remarks. What else could he have said?
21 Mar 2013
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 3 Jan 2013
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 3 Jan 2013

3 Jan 2013
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 20 Jun 2012
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 20 Jun 2012

20 Jun 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 15 Jun 2012
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 15 Jun 2012

15 Jun 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 4 May 2012
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 4 May 2012

4 May 2012
BLACK: French were not the worst Falklands 'traitors'
Crispin Black
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BLACK: French were not the worst Falklands 'traitors'

French technicians helped prepare Exocet missiles - but was their 'treachery' any worse than America's?
6 Mar 2012
Falklands: after Sean Penn, the experts have their say
Sean Penn
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Falklands: after Sean Penn, the experts have their say

Geopolitics prof explains Falklands issue is 'vastly more complicated than Penn might imagine'
1 Mar 2012
FALKLANDS: Argentina complains over UK 'militarisation'
Cristina Kirchner de Fernandez
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FALKLANDS: Argentina complains over UK 'militarisation'

HMS Dauntless and Prince William pose a 'grave danger' - but Kirchner rules out military action
8 Feb 2012
BLACK: Why do we care about the Falklands?
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BLACK: Why do we care about the Falklands?

The Chinese are grown-up enough to run our former colony properly. The Spanish and Argentines are not
27 Jan 2012
Britain is likely to lose a second Falklands War
British soldiers in the Falklands War
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Britain is likely to lose a second Falklands War

If the Argentines try again to take the islands, new UK policy means there will be little resistance
14 Sep 2010