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From TheJournal.ie Former Tory leader inflames Brexit tensions with Spain over Gibraltar by bringing up the Falklands Gotcha Oscar

Former Tory leader inflames Brexit tensions with Spain over Gibraltar by bringing up the Falklands

Lord Michael Howard says he can’t “see any harm” in reminding the Spanish “what kind of people we are”.

From TheJournal.ie Argentina: Brexit or no Brexit, our claim to the Falkland Islands remains Power Struggle

Argentina: Brexit or no Brexit, our claim to the Falkland Islands remains

The South American nation refers to the islands as the Malvinas.

From TheJournal.ie Argentinian commenters are pretty happy with Clarkson's dismissal Falklands War

Argentinian commenters are pretty happy with Clarkson's dismissal

The presenter was involved in a controversial incident in the country last year.

From TheJournal.ie The Falklands are getting ready for another Argentine invasion (just in case) Defences

The Falklands are getting ready for another Argentine invasion (just in case)

The UK’s defence minister believes there is a “live threat” from the island’s unhappy neighbour.

Top Gear team forced to leave Argentina after anger over Clarkson's number plate

Locals claimed the registration plate referred to the Falklands war.

From TheJournal.ie VIDEOS: 10 pivotal moments from Margaret Thatcher's time in power Iron Lady This post contains videos

VIDEOS: 10 pivotal moments from Margaret Thatcher's time in power

Miners’ strikes, IRA bombings, the Falklands invasion and the threat of Brussels…

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

From TheJournal.ie Falkland Islands residents vote to remain affiliated to Britain Falklands

Falkland Islands residents vote to remain affiliated to Britain

1,513 people voted to keep the islands as a UK overseas territory – while only three said they wanted to break away.

From TheJournal.ie Falkland Islands voting in referendum on British status Falkland Islands

Falkland Islands voting in referendum on British status

The result is not in doubt but the scale of the ‘yes’ vote will be closely watched as a sign of the Falklanders’ strength of feeling about remaining British.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Sunday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

From TheJournal.ie 'Falklands will be ours in 20 years', says Argentine minister Falklands

'Falklands will be ours in 20 years', says Argentine minister

His comments come amid a war of words before residents go to the polls in March to say whether they want the archipelago to remain a British overseas territory.

From TheJournal.ie 'The Sun' places ad in Argentinian paper defending Falklands policy Falklands

'The Sun' places ad in Argentinian paper defending Falklands policy

The tabloid has advertised in an English-language newspaper telling Argentina’s president: ‘Hands off.’

From TheJournal.ie British PM refuses demands to return Falkland Islands to Argentina Falklands

British PM refuses demands to return Falkland Islands to Argentina

David Cameron has today dismissed a renewed call by Argentine President Cristina Kirchner for Britain to return the disputed Falkland Islands.

From TheJournal.ie Falklands War: Irish response to Belgrano sinking drew British anger 1982

Falklands War: Irish response to Belgrano sinking drew British anger

One of the most controversial incidents of the Falklands War saw a change in the Irish government’s approach to the conflict and a considerable backlash from the British media and public.

From TheJournal.ie The Evening Fix... now with added Spielberg Face Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Spielberg Face

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

From TheJournal.ie RTÉ admitted 'massive blunder' over BBC arrangement during Falklands conflict 1982

RTÉ admitted 'massive blunder' over BBC arrangement during Falklands conflict

The Government was worried that an arrangement between RTÉ and BBC could lead to a national embarrassment.

From TheJournal.ie 30 years ago: Guinness contemplated cutting the Irish connection Guinness

30 years ago: Guinness contemplated cutting the Irish connection

The recent Falkands War and the IRA bombing campaign had led to a “resistance to the Irish angle”.

From TheJournal.ie After Falklands invasion, Thatcher sought Haughey’s ‘urgent help’ Falklands This post contains images

After Falklands invasion, Thatcher sought Haughey’s ‘urgent help’

Suggestions that Ireland would not support British efforts to ostracise Argentina after its invasion of the Falklands in April 1982 were met with warnings from diplomats in London.

From TheJournal.ie Column: The British government is facing separation anxiety Opinion

Column: The British government is facing separation anxiety

But this isn’t about Ireland for a change as the Falklands and Scotland look to upcoming referendums on their future, writes David McCann from the University of Ulster.

From TheJournal.ie Falkland Islands to hold referendum in bid to end UK-Argentina dispute Falklands

Falkland Islands to hold referendum in bid to end UK-Argentina dispute

The chairman of the island’s assembly said that residents of the British Overseas Territory wanted to make it clear once and for all that they wished to maintain the status quo, against Argentina’s wishes.

From TheJournal.ie Morrissey weighs in on Falklands debate Las Malvinas

Morrissey weighs in on Falklands debate

The former Smiths frontman told Argentinian fans that the islands “belong” to them.

From TheJournal.ie Sean Penn wades in on Falklands row and accuses Britain of 'intimidation' Falkland Islands

Sean Penn wades in on Falklands row and accuses Britain of 'intimidation'

That’s Sean Penn the actor and aid ambassador…

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Every morning, TheJournal.ie brings you the nine things you need to know as you kick off your day…

From TheJournal.ie Argentina to complain to UN over UK 'militarisation' in Falklands region Falkland Islands

Argentina to complain to UN over UK 'militarisation' in Falklands region

There has been increasing tensions between the two countries over the disputed islands in recent months.

From The42 Top Argentine football league renamed in honour of sunk Belgrano warship Belgrano

Top Argentine football league renamed in honour of sunk Belgrano warship

The Argentinian government owns the rights to First Division matches and shows games on free-to-air TV.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Thursday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.