Stories for November 2002
The General commanding the emergency military operation in the United Kingdom to replace fire-fighters on strike is a 1982 Falklands War hero ? Lieutenant General John Kiszely.
Falkland Islanders have been presented with a valuable miniature water colour painting of Keppel Island in 1854, donated by the Honourable Alexandra Shackleton.
An exhibition of Falkland Islands photographs by the wildlife expert and artist, Ian Strange, and his daughter, Georgina, on view at the London Falklands Government Office has been praised by the new Governor, Mr Howard Pearce.
Headlines: EU says abattoir 'licensed to kill' ; FIGAS 'no fly' days reduced for sake of tourist industry ; Loligo season short ; Fees reviewed ; Curriculum proposal.
Titulares: U. E. otorgó licencia para faenar a la planta ; FIGAS reduce los días de no vuelos en apoyo al turismo ; Zafra de Loligo más corta ; Ajuste de Tasas ; Propuestas sobre programas de estudio.
Headlines: Corruption in Chile; IMF and Argentina try to sound optimistic; Lula in Mercosur summit
Headlines:Prestige devastation will push fish prices up; Project set to revamp sector; New conservation techniques for longliners; CITES approves Patagonian toothfish proposal; Sustainable shrimp fisheries seminar...
Headlines: Giant iceberg spotted off Argentine coast, bound for Brazil; Richard Gere in Punta Arenas; Punta Arenas in the red; Postal strife
More than 200 British war veterans have returned from their 20th anniversary visit to the Falklands full of praise for the welcome they received from the Islanders. It exceeded all their expectations.