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Liberation Day Reception, London - The Falkland Islands are flourishing

Thursday, June 16th 2016 - 11:15 UTC
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That is the message from the gathering of supporters at the Falkland Islands Government Annual Reception in London commemorating the 34th anniversary of liberation from Argentine occupation. An upbeat update on progress in all aspects of life in the Islands was given by long-serving member of the Legislature, Mrs Jan Cheek. t Read full article

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  • brasherboot

    C'mon Argies the 'Pirates' are demanding a war.

    Jun 16th, 2016 - 03:07 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Conqueror

    @1. On the contrary, the British people don't want another war. However, it is important to let argieland know that Britain will do whatever is necessary. We have no time for the “accommodation” with argieland that Corbyn is so keen on. And, in the light of that, it is also important to talk about Britain's 21st century military capabilities. A glance over the current equipment of the argie air force and navy make it clear that current talk on their part of “peaceful, diplomatic measures” is only because argieland can do nothing else. Britain, on the other hand, is an up to date military power with capabilities far beyond what was available in 1982.

    And Britain remains committed to the freedom and self determination of the Falkland Islanders. Despite leftie appeasing Labour.

    Jun 17th, 2016 - 07:11 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Philippe

    A good and interesting article with excellent photographs!

    Philippe

    Jun 17th, 2016 - 04:22 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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