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UK not to invite Argentine president for Margaret Thatcher`s funeral

Last Updated: Thursday, April 11, 2013, 19:21

Britain has decided not to invite Argentine President Cristina Kirchner to the funeral of former prime minister Margaret Thatcher, Downing Street said over Falkland Islands dispute.

Falkland lawmakers say they have ‘no desire to be governed by Argentina`

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 26, 2013, 13:53

Falkland Islands lawmakers have said they will not back down in the face of Argentina’s efforts to claim the South Atlantic territory.

Secret Margaret Thatcher papers reveal Tory split over Falkland Islands issue

Last Updated: Friday, March 22, 2013, 13:00

Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher’s papers revealed that there was division within Conservative Party over how government should respond to Argentina’s invasion of the Falkland Islands.

Falklands vote: Over 99% choose to remain British

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 10:46

In a two-day referendum that recorded a turnout of 92 percent, 99% islanders voted in favour of staying British.

Falkland Islanders vote with an eye on Argentina

Last Updated: Sunday, March 10, 2013, 09:17

Britain is hoping this weekend`s referendum on the political status of the Falkland Islands will push the US and other neutral govts off the fence in its territorial dispute with Argentina.

British Defence chiefs prepare new plans to defend Falkland Islands from Argentina

Last Updated: Sunday, January 13, 2013, 19:22

Britain’s defence chiefs have drawn up new contingency plans to prevent hostile action by Argentina towards the Falkland Islands.

Will fight to defend Falkland Islands: David Cameron

Last Updated: Monday, January 07, 2013, 13:33

British Prime Minister David Cameron said that the country is prepared to defend the Falkland Islands with military force if Argentina launched another invasion.

Argentina stakes claim to Falklands again

Last Updated: Thursday, January 03, 2013, 17:15

Thirty years after its forces were evicted by a British expeditionary naval flotilla, Argentinian President Cristina Krichner has demanded that the disputed Falkland Islands be returned to them.

Argentina distances itself from Falklands TV ad

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 09, 2012, 09:19

A state-sponsored television advertisement shot on the disputed Falkland Islands has triggered a diplomatic dispute between Britain and Argentina before the London Olympics.

Argentina refuses to apologise for Olympic advert

Last Updated: Monday, May 07, 2012, 14:47

The advert shows Olympic hopeful Fernando Zylberberg training on “Argentine soil” in the Falkland Islands.

Tensions high on 30th anniversary of Falklands war

Last Updated: Monday, April 02, 2012, 14:28

Britain and Argentina marked 30 years since the invasion of the Falkland Islands triggered a 74-day war.

Falklands invasion a `profound wrong`: British PM

Last Updated: Monday, April 02, 2012, 10:12

David Cameron reaffirmed Britain`s commitment to defending the islanders` right to choose their fate.