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UK’s Falkland Islands Eye Oil Exploration And Argentina Is Fuming

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 […]
UK’s Falkland Islands Eye Oil Exploration And Argentina Is Fuming
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Argentine President Cristina Kirchner Equates Falkland Islanders With ‘Squatters’

[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 […]
Argentine President Cristina Kirchner Equates Falkland Islanders With ‘Squatters’
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This Is Why President Cristina Kirchner Is Not Good For Argentina

[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 […]
This Is Why President Cristina Kirchner Is Not Good For Argentina
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Argentina’s Cristina Fernandez De Kirchner Wants To Be The Next Evita

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 […]
Argentina’s Cristina Fernandez De Kirchner Wants To Be The Next Evita
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Yet Again The Falklands War Is Being Used For Petty Political Ends

[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 […]
Yet Again The Falklands War Is Being Used For Petty Political Ends