Kirchner expects Cameron to do an about-turn after 180 years of British rule in Falklands

Andrew Elwell

Cristina Kirchner, Argentina’s president, has written an open letter to British prime minister David Cameron imploring his government to bring its colonialism to an end in reference to the Falkland Islands. "One hundred and eighty years ago on this same date, January 3rd, in a blatant exercises of 19th century colonialism, Argentina was forcibly stripped of the Malvinas Islands, which are situated 14,000 km (8,700 miles) away from London," the letter says. The debate over the Falk...
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