The Falklands War

It was forty years ago, I was a young man of 24, when the British Falkland Islands were invaded by Argentina’s military junta, desperate to prop up their own failing power base.

200 years of imperial history had claimed the Falklands as part of Britain. The three thousand islanders wished to remain under the…

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Nigelleaney

Nigelleaney

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Recently retired and completed MA in creative writing. Trying for the writer’s life with no more excuses about the day job. Named top writer in music.