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Argentina and Chile begin Antarctic combined naval patrolling

Thursday, November 16th 2017 - 07:59 UTC
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Argentina's ARA “Islas Malvinas” has started this season's Antarctic duty as part of the Antarctic combined naval patrolling, responsibility which Argentina shares with neighboring Chile since 1988. Read full article

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  • golfcronie

    Will act as Argentina's flagship until it sinks, more like ))))

    Nov 16th, 2017 - 08:48 am - Link - Report abuse +2
  • The Voice

    They can call in at the British Antarctica Post Office and get a Greggs sausage bean and cheese melt....Yum Yum!

    Nov 16th, 2017 - 09:57 am - Link - Report abuse +2
  • Brit Bob

    Will this ship be sailing in Argentinian waters?

    Argentina's Continental Shelf Claims - In April 2009 Argentina submitted a formal claim to the UN CLCS Commission over a large continental shelf area across much of the seabed encompassing the Falklands, South Georgia, South Shetland Islands and British Antarctica.(Submission by the Argentine Republic to CLCS 21 April 2009, un.org,depts.os/CLS arg. 25. 2009).

    Argentina's Continental Shelf Claims and The UN CLCA Commission (1 page):-
    https://www.academia.edu/33898951/Argentinas_Continental_Shelf_Claims_-The_UN_CLCS_Commission

    Nov 16th, 2017 - 10:10 am - Link - Report abuse +1
  • Pete Bog

    @The Voice

    “They can call in at the British Antarctica Post Office”

    I hope there's enough room to keep some ships spares tucked away for sale........

    Nov 16th, 2017 - 11:14 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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