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Montevideo, December 17th 2017 - 13:58 UTC

Argentina thanks UK government for its technical support and the Falklands for its help attitude

Friday, December 1st 2017 - 06:30 UTC
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Argentina thanked the “friendship gesture” from the UK government and the attitude of the Falklands' people for helping with the search of the lost submarine ARA San Juan, which has been missing for fifteen days in the South Atlantic. Read full article

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  • gordo1

    This statement seems genuine and sincere and is, in my opinion, very welcome! What a change from Foreign Ministry statements in the era of la Kretina!

    Dec 01st, 2017 - 07:36 am - Link - Report abuse +5
  • Brit Bob

    Breath of fresh air.

    Dec 01st, 2017 - 10:55 am - Link - Report abuse +3
  • Pete Bog

    Very welcome to see that Argentina is developing a mature attitude, sadly missing during the Botox Queen's reign, therefore if Argentina needs assistance, it is more likely to get it.

    Dec 01st, 2017 - 01:17 pm - Link - Report abuse +5
  • golfcronie

    Well done Argentina, and not before time.Welcome to the real world.

    Dec 01st, 2017 - 05:46 pm - Link - Report abuse +5
  • R. Ben Madison

    They're still calling the Falklands “Malvinas” however.

    Dec 01st, 2017 - 07:17 pm - Link - Report abuse +2
  • Chicureo

    R . Ben Madison

    You can't expect miracles! Macri's government is a breath of fresh air...

    Dec 02nd, 2017 - 12:05 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • gordo1

    In ALL, without exception, of those countries where Spanish is spoken the Falkland Islands are known as “las Malvinas” - it is not meant to offend anyone. The French name for the Islands is “Malouines” and this it is not, in any way, derogatory.

    So, R.Ben Madison, live with it!

    Dec 03rd, 2017 - 12:34 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Capt Rockhopper

    The Malcontents and their supporters are trying their best to unravel this new found approach with wild stories of the British being responsible for the sinking. One deluded bunch are now saying it was our fault because we attacked them after they invaded the Falklands. The ARA San Juan did not exist in 1982.

    @ R Ben Madison, it does not matter what they call the islands, what matters is that they are what they are, The Falkland Islands, belong to the islanders and that they are indeed British by choice.

    Dec 05th, 2017 - 01:55 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Jolene

    England will return the Malvinas within 25 years.

    Dec 06th, 2017 - 03:24 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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