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Falklands' issues Crown coin on 35th anniversary of Liberation Day

Thursday, July 27th 2017 - 15:53 UTC
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The government and Treasury of the Falkland Islands have issued (11th July) a new crown coin which remembers the 35th anniversary of the day the Islands were officially and wholly liberated from invading Argentine military forces. Read full article

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  • HughJuanCoeurs

    Come along Kipper / Hepatia. You are a bit late with your 25 year BS.

    Jul 28th, 2017 - 07:39 pm - Link - Report abuse +1
  • Malvinense 1833

    Another colonial coin

    Jul 28th, 2017 - 09:36 pm - Link - Report abuse -1
  • gordo1

    Mail on Sunday 30/07/2017

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4743230/Even-flag-waving-Falklanders-don-t-want-Brexit.html

    Jul 30th, 2017 - 05:41 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Pete Bog

    Malvinense 1833

    “Another colonial coin”

    Can't be colonial as FIG cannot be colonial. The MLAs are not appointed in London, but elected by voters in the South Atlantic. The coin was issued by the people who live on the Falkland Islands, (they are situated in the South Atlantic, not Europe), not by the British Government in London.

    All the money issued in Argentina depicting the Falkland Islands is false because Argentina aren't in possession of the Islands, so Argentina may as well issue money depicting the Sea of Tranquility. Argentina do not occupy, have people born on, or own the Sea of Tranquility either.

    As you imperialists claim to have an alternative Falklands governor, Bertone, why was she not present at the Liberation Day commemorations?

    Not up to the job is she. Too busy taking siestas to get herself on a plane to the place she is supposed to govern according to Argentina.

    Sack her.

    Jul 30th, 2017 - 11:01 pm - Link - Report abuse +1
  • Kipper

    England will return the Malvinas within 25 years.

    Jul 31st, 2017 - 02:01 am - Link - Report abuse -2
  • gordo1

    Kipper

    Are you related to Hepatitis? England ALONE cannot return the the “Malvinas” within 25 years or even ever as the Scots, the Welsh and Northern Ireland would impede it! IDIOTA! NABO!

    Jul 31st, 2017 - 05:40 am - Link - Report abuse +1
  • darragh

    Gord01

    Knowing the level of Hepatia's education he/she/it probably doesn't know that a kipper is a smoked herring!!!!!!

    Jul 31st, 2017 - 02:56 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Robert Williams

    Nine generations of Falkland Islanders....whereas the average Argentinan's ancestors arrived in that country after 1880. The present Pope is only a first generation Argentinian.The whole history of Argentina is one of a Spanish shameful genocide against the native Amerindians. Whereas there were no indigenous people living in the Falklands before European settlement.

    Aug 05th, 2017 - 05:23 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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