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Falklands Assembly Members
Thursday, March 26th 2015 - 08:02 UTC

Falklands reassured by UK commitment to defense and by House support

“It is reassuring to know that Her Majesty’s Government remains committed to the defense of our Islands and our home”, said MLA Dr. Elsby

The Falkland Islands elected Legislative Assembly welcomed the statement of Secretary of Defense before the House of Commons and said it was reassuring that the UK government remains committed to the defense of the Islands, and equally significant the strong support received by the secretary from members of Parliament.

Monday, February 4th 2013 - 05:23 UTC

“Right and proper” Islanders are involved in meetings that concern the Falklands

Hague’s offer for a meeting with Timerman still stands, says Foreign Office

The Foreign Office has reiterated its concern about the Argentine’s government behaviour towards the Falkland Islanders and considers it ‘right and proper’ that they should be involved in the part of those meetings with Argentina that concern the Islands.

Friday, February 1st 2013 - 20:13 UTC

Falklands regret Timerman attitude and calls on Argentina “to respect our rights”

Timerman tells Hague he is interested in ‘bilateral talks’ and “certainly not supervised by Malvinas settlers”.

The Falkland Islands government said on Friday it deeply regrets that Argentine Foreign Minister Hector Timerman refused to meet with lawmakers from the Islands and Foreign Secretary William Hague, next week when he travels to London.

Wednesday, December 12th 2012 - 07:47 UTC

Young Falkland Islanders take part at the 5th Commonwealth Youth Parliament in London

Krysteen and Stacy: ‘get involved in politics!’

Falkland Islander Krysteen Ormond (23) has completed the Commonwealth Youth Parliament 2012 with her interest in politics augmented and urges other young people to take advantage of the experience if the chance arises.


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