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Falklands Special

Gotcha!

Gould: Mrs Thatcher, why, when the Belgrano, the Argentinian battleship, was outside the exclusion zone and actually sailing away from the Falklands, why did you give the orders to

The road to war

A quick history of the Falklands/Malvinas War.

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Pacifist talks

During the war, the Peace Pledge Union embarked upon negotiations of its own, with the object of obtaining a joint statement from British and Argentinian pacifists condemning the war.

Thatcher

PN : Do you see parallels between the current ``war on terror'' (and the war on Iraq in particular) , and the Falk? lands/Malvinas war in 1982.

Going Nuclear: Britain's bomb in the South Atlantic

Twenty-five years ago the Falklands/Malvinas War was controversial in Britain for three main reasons.