John Hughes

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The burning question: are we ­heading back to a military conflict with Argentina? My answer is unequivocal. No. This is a very different ­Argentina. A democracy for 27 years, it weathered the economic and social meltdown in 2001 and 2002 without a thought being given to a return to a military government. The shadow of military dictatorship, so long over­hanging Argentine democracy, has been removed.

In the 27 years since Raúl Alfonsín was elected president, all governments have argued that the Falklands – or the Malvinas – are theirs by right, but that they will be “returned” solely by peaceful means.…  Seguir leyendo »