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Falklands confirm March 26 visit of Argentine relatives of identified soldiers at Darwin cemetery

Friday, February 23rd 2018 - 08:23 UTC
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Following work undertaken by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in identifying the remains of unidentified Argentine soldiers buried in the Falkland Islands Darwin cemetery, an Argentine private charter will be arriving at Mount Pleasant on Monday March 26. Read full article

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  • Stoker

    We can only hope the visit goes smoothly and with no attempted politicizing......and that they are all back home before the annual “celebrations” on 2 April.

    Feb 23rd, 2018 - 04:10 pm - Link - Report abuse +2
  • gordo1

    This event should be managed from start to finish by the Falkland Islands authorities. Relations of the identified Argentine soldiers buried in their cemetery should be treated with utmost respect and sympathy. No political or other “games” should be permitted by any of the visitors. Raising of the Argentine flag should only be permitted in the confines of the cemetery.

    And all visitors should retire, or be retired, in the event that propaganda demonstrations should be attempted.

    Feb 24th, 2018 - 03:50 pm - Link - Report abuse +2

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