Thursday, January 3, 2013

Argentine President: Britain Must Return Falklands To Argentina

Argentina Urges Britain To 'End Colonialism' And Hand Back Falklands -- The Guardian

President Fernández uses letter to David Cameron in British press to say Britain should open sovereignty talks over islands.

Thirty years after Britain and Argentina went to war over the Falklands, Argentina's populist president, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, has returned to the fray with a blistering attack on British "colonialism" and a demand to hand back "Las Malvinas".

In a stinging letter to David Cameron, Fernández urges the UK to abide by a 1960 United Nations resolution urging member states to "end colonialism in all its forms and manifestations".

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More News On Argentina's Demands For The Falklands

Argentina blasts Britain over islands and Antarctica -- Foreign Policy
David Cameron must return Falklands to Argentina, Cristina Kirchner demands -- the Telegraph
Argentine president accuses UK of 'colonialism' by holding on to the Falkland Islands during New Year outburst -- Daily Mail
Fernandez: Britain seized Falklands -- UPI
Cristina Fernández de Kirchner's letter to David Cameron -- The Guardian

My Comment: It's now becoming a routine .... every 3 to 4 months she is always making the same speech.

1 comment:

scott ransbottom said...

She may be onto something here, sir.. I seem to recall, recently, voting had taken place on the Islands and they voted to remain British