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A modern Falkland Islands, transformed by war

STANLEY, Falkland Islands (AP) — Falkland Islanders are still bristling over the invasion by Argentina 30 years ago, but they’re not complaining about its aftermath. The April 2, 1982, invasion led by Argentina’s dictators and the subsequent war with Britain launched a process that transformed the archipelago from a sleepy …

BBC News – Argentina condemns Prince William Falklands posting

The Duke of Cambridge’s posting to the Falkland Islands has been condemned by Argentina as a “provocative act”. Britain says Prince William’s deployment for training as a helicopter rescue pilot is routine. But Argentine official Sebastian Brugo Marco said Argentina could not ignore the “political content” of the mission. The …