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Argentina strongly opposes UK's firing of missiles in the Falklands

Saturday, April 10th 2021 - 08:30 UTC
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Argentina Friday expressed its government's utmost rejection of the announcement by British authorities that missiles were to be launched at the Falkland Islands. The Foreign Ministry warned that the “alleged defensive condition of the British military base in the South Atlantic is not only totally unjustified, but also represents a threat to the entire region.” Read full article

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  • Islander1

    Argentine Govt- Have you never heard of the words- “Utter Bullshit”? - because you sure seem to spout it at regular intervals.

    Apr 10th, 2021 - 11:58 am - Link - Report abuse +2
  • Pugol-H

    Oh dear, never mind.

    It is Argentina who refuse to cooperate.

    There can be no “peace” while they maintain their baseless claim to the territories and reject the Islanders rights to self-determination enshrined in the UN charter and subsequent UN resolutions.

    This exercise/firing does not change the situation in any way, it simply reminds the Kurepi Planters that it is not so easy to steal land from well-armed Pirates.

    WHOOOOSSSHHH!!!

    Apr 10th, 2021 - 01:25 pm - Link - Report abuse +2
  • Don Alberto

    The UK strongly opposes that Argentina strongly oppose UK's strong opposition to Argentina's strong opposition to firing of missiles in the Falkland Island's waters - and the Argentine inflation is gallopping at 46% for year 2021, 3.9% for March alone, so the only thing the Argentine government can do is to oppose something.

    Apr 10th, 2021 - 05:05 pm - Link - Report abuse +1
  • Marcelo The Goat

    One or two can always go off in the wrong direction and land up in some Argentine back yard blowing up some Argentine peasants outside lavatory with the peasant in it.

    I can see it now The resulting explosion blew the Argentine peasant 50 feet away and into a manure pile. Neighbors rescued him and asked how that happened.

    “I dunno,” he replied, “it musta been something I et.”

    Apr 10th, 2021 - 08:31 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Judge Jose

    Argentina, GROW UP,

    Apr 11th, 2021 - 04:31 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Martin Woodhead

    The Feared rapier of doom even with everything going right right they'd never make a 100 miles!
    Marcelo is right in a way the ones that stayed on the he launchers all winter were shall we say a little erratic.

    Apr 12th, 2021 - 07:35 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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