Malvinas

Argentina Envoy Alicia Castro Denies 'Dumb' PM Insult

Posted 21.08.2013 | UK

Argentina's ambassador to the UK has denied insulting David Cameron in a fresh spat between the countries over the sovereignty of the Falkland Islands...

Can Britain Defend the Falklands?

Mark Bell | Posted 05.12.2012 | UK
Mark Bell

It is certainly true that cuts to the British military would make retaking the Falklands more difficult should the islands be lost. It is also true that the discovery of significant hydrocarbon reserves in the waters around the Falklands has increased their strategic value, and that Argentine rhetoric on the Falklands has become increasingly bellicose. But does Argentina have the capability to seize the Falklands?

Falklands To Hold Referendum Over 'Political Status'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Politics

The Falkland Islands are to hold a referendum on their "political status" - hoping to bring an end to the continuing dispute with Argentina over the i...

What Has Happened to Argentine Dignity?

Peter Martindale | Posted 21.04.2012 | UK Politics
Peter Martindale

The Argentine people should have the intelligence and dignity to drop all claims to the Falklands and so to benefit from improved relations and trade, or for ever be complaining about the state of their own country and what might have been.

Argentina To Court Scotland Over Falklands Claim

Posted 20.02.2012 | UK Politics

Argentina is to attempt to forge an alliance with an independent Scotland as part of its campaign to claim to the Falkland Islands, it has been report...