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#Las Malvinas

# las-malvinas - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Over 30 years on from the Falklands War, Britain has allowed Argentina to exhume its dead

The 1982 war killed a total of 649 Argentine soldiers, 255 British soldiers and three islanders.

# las-malvinas - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

Falkland Islands residents vote to remain affiliated to Britain

1,513 people voted to keep the islands as a UK overseas territory – while only three said they wanted to break away.

# las-malvinas - Friday 4 January, 2013

'The Sun' places ad in Argentinian paper defending Falklands policy

The tabloid has advertised in an English-language newspaper telling Argentina’s president: ‘Hands off.’

# las-malvinas - Thursday 3 January, 2013

British PM refuses demands to return Falkland Islands to Argentina

David Cameron has today dismissed a renewed call by Argentine President Cristina Kirchner for Britain to return the disputed Falkland Islands.

# las-malvinas - Saturday 3 March, 2012

Morrissey weighs in on Falklands debate

The former Smiths frontman told Argentinian fans that the islands “belong” to them.

# las-malvinas - Friday 24 February, 2012

Sean Penn wades in on Falklands row and accuses Britain of 'intimidation'

That’s Sean Penn the actor and aid ambassador…

# las-malvinas - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Argentina to complain to UN over UK 'militarisation' in Falklands region

There has been increasing tensions between the two countries over the disputed islands in recent months.

# las-malvinas - Thursday 26 January, 2012

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Explainer: What's going on in the Falkland Islands? Falkland Islands This post contains videos

Explainer: What's going on in the Falkland Islands?

Tensions are rising between Argentina and the UK over a group of tiny islands in the South Atlantic Ocean but why?