Falkland Islands and Dependencies

  • John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


On 2 April 1982 Argentine forces invaded the Falkland Islands and the Governor was expelled. At a meeting of the UN Security Council, held on 3 April, the voting was 10 to 1 in favour of the resolution calling for Argentina to withdraw (Panama voting against).

Books of Reference

  1. Falkland Islands Journal. Stanley, from 1967Google Scholar
  2. Phipps, C., What Futureforthe Falklands?London, 1911Google Scholar
  3. Strange, I.J., The Falkland Islands. Newton Abbot, 1972Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • John Paxton

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