Falkland Islands

Argentina’s Falklands obsession thrives 40 years after war

  • The tiny South Atlantic archipelago, lying about 480 km from the Argentine coast, is home to 3,500 mostly British people
  • Argentine troops seized the Falklands in April 1982. Britain recovered it after 10-week war that resulted in heavy casualties and losses from both sides
By Sonia AVALOS | AFP ·