This article has benefited from a series of background interviews with officials attached to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, the Ministry of Defence, the Falkland Islands Government London office and the British Antarctic Survey. The author thanks the Royal Navy and Royal Marines for hosting his stay on board HMS Illustrious in March 2012. He also thanks the editor of International Affairs and two readers for their supportive comments, and acknowledges the advice of Matt Benwell (University of Liverpool). The usual disclaimers apply.
Stormy waters: Britain, the Falkland Islands and UK–Argentine relations
Article first published online: 5 JUL 2012
© 2012 The Author(s). International Affairs © 2012 The Royal Institute of International Affairs.
Volume 88, Issue 4, pages 683–700, July 2012
How to Cite
DODDS, K. (2012), Stormy waters: Britain, the Falkland Islands and UK–Argentine relations. International Affairs, 88: 683–700. doi: 10.1111/j.1468-2346.2012.01096.x
- Issue published online: 5 JUL 2012
- Article first published online: 5 JUL 2012
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