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As oil prices plunge around the world, the cost of drilling off the Falklands looks less and less worthwhile.
Argentina threatens fines and imprisonment for oil companies and their executives for any “illegal exploration” of hydrocarbons off the Falkland Islands Argentina triggered a fresh diplomatic row with Britain on Thursday over the disputed Falkland Islands after the country’s Congress passed a law that establishes criminal sanctions for the “illegal […]
[credit provider=”YouTube” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UhhjI6jNE0Q”] Following the referendum in the Falkland Islands in which islanders voted to remain British, the President of Argentina said that it was as if as if “a bunch of squatters were to vote on whether or not to keep occupying a building illegally.”Argentine President Cristina Kirchner said […]
Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, president of Argentina, has issued an open letter to British Prime Minister David Cameron in two UK newspapers.
Jon Benjamin, the United Kingdom ambassador to Chile, accidentally sent out a private message in the form of a tweet, has managed to offend Argentina with an accidental DM tweet on Twitter.
The heads of governments in the UK and Argentina, locked in a renewed tension over the Falkland Islands for the last few months, were both at the G20 summit in Mexico today, with British Prime Minister David Cameron taking the time to make an apparent dig at Argentina’s controversial takeover […]
The Falkland Islands, the South American islands subject to a bitter territorial dispute between the United Kingdom and Argentina, are to have a referendum over their links to the UK.
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — A small group of leftist protesters have burned a British flag outside the headquarters of Argentina’s oil company, saying YPF should stop using oil tankers that fly flags from the British commonwealth.
[credit provider=”Presidency of Argentina/Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Mensaje_de_fin_de_a%C3%B1o_de_la_Presidenta.jpg”] The question over ownership of the Falklands Islands has remained a nagging, largely plodding issue for the international community. It was not until recently that Argentina’s unflinching claim to the islands again became a nationalist rallying call, making England’s stonewalled response toward negotiations seem […]
Argentina has released a provocative new video for the Olympics that was filmed in the disputed Falkland Islands and features the tagline “To compete on English soil, we train on Argentine soil,” the Guardian reports.
Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner shocked the global business community this week by announcing that she would essentially be nationalizing YPF, the country’s dominant energy company, by having the government take a 51 per cent controlling stake. Kirchner says YPF has failed to produce enough oil, even though the country […]
[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons/Leandro Kibisz”] BARCELONA, Spain — Why did Juan Carlos Zangani die?We were both 18 in that fall of 1981, when the military dictatorship in our country, Argentina, seemed to last forever. All we knew in our teenage nights was martial law, curfews, censorship, fear and the hushed whispers […]
[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:HMS_Dauntless-1.jpg”] The HMS Dauntless, the second of the British Navy’s new Type 45 destroyer ships, has set sail to the Falklands from Portsmouth, the Independent reports.Crowds gathered to see off the ship, which British officials said was only on a routine deployment.