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#Las Malvinas

# las-malvinas - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Over 30 years on from the Falklands War, Britain has allowed Argentina to exhume its dead
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Over 30 years on from the Falklands War, Britain has allowed Argentina to exhume its dead

Dec 21st 2016, 2:29 PM 12,431 Views 56 Comments

The 1982 war killed a total of 649 Argentine soldiers, 255 British soldiers and three islanders.

# las-malvinas - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

Falkland Islands residents vote to remain affiliated to Britain
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# Falklands

Falkland Islands residents vote to remain affiliated to Britain

Mar 12th 2013, 8:31 AM 7,527 Views 118 Comments

1,513 people voted to keep the islands as a UK overseas territory – while only three said they wanted to break away.

# las-malvinas - Friday 4 January, 2013

'The Sun' places ad in Argentinian paper defending Falklands policy
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# Falklands

'The Sun' places ad in Argentinian paper defending Falklands policy

Jan 4th 2013, 9:17 AM 14,556 Views 88 Comments

The tabloid has advertised in an English-language newspaper telling Argentina’s president: ‘Hands off.’

# las-malvinas - Thursday 3 January, 2013

British PM refuses demands to return Falkland Islands to Argentina
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# Falklands

British PM refuses demands to return Falkland Islands to Argentina

Jan 3rd 2013, 1:49 PM 6,537 Views 111 Comments

David Cameron has today dismissed a renewed call by Argentine President Cristina Kirchner for Britain to return the disputed Falkland Islands.

# las-malvinas - Saturday 3 March, 2012

Morrissey weighs in on Falklands debate
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# Las Malvinas

Morrissey weighs in on Falklands debate

Mar 3rd 2012, 5:31 PM 5,166 Views 38 Comments

The former Smiths frontman told Argentinian fans that the islands “belong” to them.

# las-malvinas - Friday 24 February, 2012

Sean Penn wades in on Falklands row and accuses Britain of 'intimidation'
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# Falkland Islands

Sean Penn wades in on Falklands row and accuses Britain of 'intimidation'

Feb 24th 2012, 10:52 AM 3,494 Views 40 Comments

That’s Sean Penn the actor and aid ambassador…

# las-malvinas - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Argentina to complain to UN over UK 'militarisation' in Falklands region
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# Falkland Islands

Argentina to complain to UN over UK 'militarisation' in Falklands region

Feb 8th 2012, 9:59 AM 2,462 Views 33 Comments

There has been increasing tensions between the two countries over the disputed islands in recent months.

# las-malvinas - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Explainer: What's going on in the Falkland Islands?
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# Falkland Islands

Explainer: What's going on in the Falkland Islands?

Jan 26th 2012, 2:27 PM 10,020 Views 70 Comments

Tensions are rising between Argentina and the UK over a group of tiny islands in the South Atlantic Ocean but why?