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  1. Watch the March 1977 Alexandra de Mohrenschildt interview by Bill Oa ReillyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | The Washington Post

    That question assumed outsize importance over the past month, as the Fox News host became the target of investigative efforts to assess his credibility. After Mother Jones poked holes in O'Reilly's reminiscences of covering the Falkland Islands war, others raised questions about the host's storytelling about El Salvador, Northern Ireland and Los Angeles.

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  2. North-east Reservists test skills in major exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Northumberland Today

    ... a 22-year career as a full-time soldier, during which time he served in Bosnia, Northern Ireland, the Falkland Islands, Kenya and Germany. He said: "I'd been in the Army from aged 16 and had reached a point where, along with my business partner, I ...

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  3. Russia denies it's in talks with Argentina on leasing jetsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... in Britain that Argentina could use the bombers capable of high-speed, low-altitude raids to attack the Falkland Islands. Argentina invaded the South Atlantic territory in 1982, but was expelled by a British task force. The bomber deal speculation ...

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  4. Jeremy Clarkson's Dismissal from BBC Celebrated by ArgentiniansRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Time

    ... n newspaper's website: "This is what happens when you mock the Malvinas," using the Spanish name for the Falkland Islands. According to the Daily Express , one person called Clarkson a "disrespectful pig" and another merely said his fate was "Karma."

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  5. Moscow: No jet talks with ArgentinaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    ... in the UK that Argentina could use the bombers capable of high-speed, low-altitude raids to attack the Falkland Islands. Two days ago, Argentina's foreign minister sharply criticised Britain for building up its military capacity in the disputed ...

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  6. 'This is what happens when you mock the Falklands': Jeremy...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... Clarkson's career at the BBC, on the website for the Argentinian newspaper Clarin. Pixtica Favre called the Falkland Islands by their Spanish name, Malvinas, in his comment. On other Argentinian news sites users celebrated the end of Clarkson's Top ...

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  7. Falklanders Live With the Threat of WarRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... people who don't have to live with it on a daily basis." Three years old when Argentine forces occupied the Falkland Islands in 1982, Jonathan only has vague images of the 74-day conflict between Britain and Argentina, but as a result of the ...

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  8. Bravery deep in an Antarctic crevasseRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Age

    ... the life a fellow member of a research expedition who fell into a crevasse in the Antarctic in 1947. The Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) originated in 1943 when an expedition left Britain to establish Antarctic bases on Deception Island ...

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  9. Friday, April 3Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... leaving buildings intact. 1982 - British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher orders a naval task force to the Falkland Islands. The islands had been British territories since 1833 and Argentina's seizure of the islands was considered an act of ...

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  10. a Russia slams Hammond for 'unacceptable language' after he names it #1 foreign policy challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    ... riticism on Twitter by saying that "Crimea has a lot more right to the status of Russian territory than the Falkland Islands do to having the status of Britain's territory."

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  11. Falklands officials visit sixth-form island boardersRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Basingstoke Gazette

    ... every year, many of whom are leaving home for the first time. Mr Marsh, assistant representative for the Falkland Islands Government, was one of the first students to live in Peter Symonds' 47-bed boarding house, Falkland Lodge. "Although there are ...

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  12. Russia heads to 'America's backyard' to find salve for sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... even triggered a mini-war scare in Britain , which fought a 1982 war with Argentina over control of the Falkland Islands in the South Atlantic. The flames were fanned, perhaps inadvertently, by Russia's ambassador to Britain, Alexander Yakovenko, ...

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  13. Rat operation almost overRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Otago Daily Times

    ... the weather forecasts.'' South Georgia is 1500km and five days' sailing from the nearest airport on the Falkland Islands, and Mr Garden and the seven other New Zealanders involved with the programme do not expect to be home until late next month, at ...

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  14. 'Top Gear' host Jeremy Clarkson dropped by BBCRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... from the BBC after the "Top Gear" crew allegedly referenced the country's 1982 war with Britain over the Falkland Islands. He's also had to apologize to Mexico for characterizing Mexicans as lazy and oafish. He was given a "final warning" last year ...

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  15. Argentina condemns Britain on FalklandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Peninsula

    Argentina branded Britain's plans to beef up its defenses in the Falkland Islands a "provocation" and a pre-election stunt Wednesday. On Tuesday, British Defense Secretary Michael Fallon said London would spend 180 million over 10 years to counter "continuous intimidation" from Argentina in the disputed South Atlantic islands, which the two countries went to war over in 1982.

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  16. Britain's - small' military upgrades in Falklands provokes Argentina's angerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    Argentine Foreign Minister Hector Timerman accused Britain of using the Falklands upgrade to justify increasing its military budget. Photo: Reuters Argentina's foreign minister yesterday criticised Britain for building up its military capacity in the disputed Falkland Islands - a small increase that caused a big stir in the South American country.

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  17. Contract not renewed for 'Top Gear' hostRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Republic

    ... from the BBC after the "Top Gear" crew allegedly referenced the country's 1982 war with Britain over the Falkland Islands. He's also had to apologize to Mexico for characterizing Mexicans as lazy and oafish. He was given a "final warning" last year ...

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  18. Fearing Russia may be arming Argentina, Britain beefs up Falkland Islands defencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Post

    Britain will send two troop-carrying Chinook helicopters and new surface-to-air missile system to the Falkland Islands, amid fears Russia could be arming the Argentine government. Michael Fallon, the defence secretary, said the islands will be ready to repel "any potential threat" after reports the Kremlin is preparing to lease 12 Su-24 long range bombers to Buenos Aires in exchange for beef and wheat.

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  19. British govt using Falklands for election gains: ArgentinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Stuff.co.nz

    Britain's remark that Argentina remains a threat to the disputed Falkland Islands is baseless and aimed at stirring nationalist sentiment ahead of a May general election in that country, a senior Argentine government official says. Britain's defence secretary told lawmakers on Tuesday it would reinforce its military presence on the Falklands to ensure they were properly protected.

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  20. UK boosting military spending to Falklands as Argentina firms up ties with RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Fox News

    A Falklands Islands Defence Force soldier takes part in a training exercise on Sapper Hill in Stanley, Falkland Islands. The volunteer part time force has about 100 members and trains with the British Army.

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