By Jonathan Margolis, The Telegraph – Monday 25 April is South Georgia's Liberation Day, when a British Task Groupin 1982 recovered the island from Argentine military occupation. However, the island has no citizens to celebrate the event, with no more than thirty temporary residents. Read full article
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ahh yes...South Georgia...claimed by Argentina because....Apr 25th, 2022 - 10:00 am - Link - Report abuse +2
1) No Spanish settlement
2) No Vernet
3) No Mestevier
Just...because we want it!
A striking example of the stupidity of the British Empire today - straight out of Gilbert and Sullivan ,yet still financed by British taxpayers.Apr 25th, 2022 - 10:59 am - Link - Report abuse -4
@ Pytangua, I take it that You did Not Bother to read the Story which clearly says it is Self Financing. Read First Respond after digesting the information and then Comment !!!Apr 25th, 2022 - 01:41 pm - Link - Report abuse +2