Falkland Islands

Falkland Islands
Tuesday, February 26th 2002 - 21:00 UTC

South America: Breaking News.

Monday, February 25th 2002 - 21:00 UTC

No surrender!: Falklander Graham Bound on the dangerous and comic ways in which islanders resisted.

For the people of the Falklands, occupation was at best demeaning, at worst terrifying. Islanders were under the heel of a foreign dictatorship, which had so far generally behaved with moderation, but in whose armoury summary arrest, terror and even murder were known weapons.

Monday, February 25th 2002 - 21:00 UTC

Media Falklands War Coverage

As United Kingdom media coverage of the 20th anniversary of the Falklands War gathers momentum, the Guardian newspaper has published the latest supplement on various aspects of the conflict and how it has affected Argentina and the Falkland Islands since. Twenty pages of articles and pictures depict a somewhat unbalanced and unflattering scenario.

Sunday, February 24th 2002 - 21:00 UTC

The Falklands 20 years on: O! What a lovely war!

Twenty years ago next month, a group of Argentinean 'prospectors' landed on South Georgia, setting in motion the conflict that became the Falklands War. Now that the dust of history has settled, we asked 16 different participants in that war a simple question: was it worth it?

Saturday, February 23rd 2002 - 21:00 UTC

Historic Falklands return for Argentine photographer.

Twenty years ago, at the age of just 23, Argentine Rafael Wollmann became a rich man overnight.

Friday, February 22nd 2002 - 21:00 UTC

FIBS News Review.

Thursday, February 21st 2002 - 21:00 UTC

HMS Endurance in Buenos Aires

Antarctic Patrol HMS Endurance visited Buenos Aires over the weekend before departing again for the Antarctic.

Wednesday, February 20th 2002 - 21:00 UTC

Falklands Memorial Chapel anniversary events.

A series of special events to mark the twentieth anniversary of the 1982 South Atlantic Conflict are planned at the Falkland Islands Memorial Chapel at Pangbourne College, Berkshire, in Southern England.

Saturday, February 16th 2002 - 20:00 UTC

Queries about former Falklands Governor's girl friend

More revelations have appeared in the British media about the former Falklands Governor, 55-year-old Richard Ralph, now Ambassador to Romania, and his role in the sale of Romania's state owned steel company, Sidex, to an Indian billionaire, Lakshmi Mittal.


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