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Response to Judi Lynn (Reply #31)

Mon Mar 28, 2016, 07:16 PM

32. Excellent update. Thank you, Judi.

Question is: will the British comply?

If I were a betting man, I'd probably wager against it. I'd be very surprised, in fact, if they even order the oil companies currently exploring those (now Argentine) waters out.

As far as the islands themselves they know that Argentina has neither the military capacity nor the disposition to enforce its sovereignty over them, and that NATO, moreover, is interested in keeping Thatcher's base available for its own uses.

The response from London will basically be "come and take it." I hope I'm wrong about that.

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