February 23, 2012

Could a New Oil Find Re-Ignite Falklands Flare Up?

John Daly, Huffington Post

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Will Britain and the U.S. be willing to alienate the entire Western Hemisphere south of the Rio Grande on behalf of roughly 3,000 sheep herders?

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TAGGED: UK, Argentina, Falkland Islands, Falklands


February 23, 2012
Britain Is Trying to Intimidate Argentina
Sean Penn, The Guardian
Sending Prince William to the Malvinas, or Falkland Islands, sends a message of intimidation. more ››
February 15, 2012
Obama's Falklands Failure
Robert O'Brien, The Diplomat
America's failure to clearly back Britain in its current diplomatic row with Argentina over the Falkland Islands risks sending the wrong message to U.S. allies in Asia. more ››
February 16, 2012
Save Us from Stars Who Think They're Statesmen
Chris Hart, Daily Mail
Another week and another vainglorious and ill-informed Hollywood actor wades into a serious political issue only to make a complete twit of himself. more ››
February 15, 2012
Falkland Islanders Must Choose Their Fate
Barry Elsby, Total Politics Blog
The Falkland Islands are home to a thriving community. In the face of escalating rhetoric, that community must have the right to determine its own future, argues Dr Barry Elsby MLA more ››