Ken Clarke told Margaret Thatcher Britain should just "blow up a few ships" over the Falkland Islands, while another Tory
The legacy of the referendum will be much more difficult to predict than the voting itself. For the Falkland Islanders, they have both reaffirmed the status quo but also prepared the ground for possible future referenda, which might one day include independence as an option.
Argentine claims to the Falklands do not stand up to scrutiny when judged by the laws, rules and precedents set at the time.
Of course, neither the Falkland Islanders nor the UK need America's support for the referendum but the US should back its allies. All the Falkland Islanders are asking for is recognition of their right to self-determination - a right guaranteed by the United Nations Charter and a key principle on which America was founded in 1776.
Argentina's president Cristina Kirchner, has once again been rattling her sabre, this time by equating Falkland Islanders
Counting will begin on Monday in a referendum over whether the Falkland Islands should remain British. Islanders started
Falkland Islanders go to the polls on Sunday to vote on whether they want to remain British amid increasing tensions with
Confused about the upcoming referendum on the Falklands? Here are the whos, whats, whys and whens of this week's vote: When
As Falkland Islanders prepare to vote in a referendum on the future sovereignty of the South Atlantic archipelago, a ComRes
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