Argentina: Back to the UN
There’s no end to it,
With fresh face-lift and red hair, Cristina went to the UN wearing her widow’s black:
Falklands: Argentina Lodges New Claim At UN
President Cristina Kirchner renews her demand for sovereignty over the islands as her country chairs the Security Council.
Argentina has renewed its demand for sovereignty over the British-ruled Falkland Islands at the United Nations Security Council.
Speaking at the UN in New York, President Cristina Kirchner said: “This is not a fanciful stance. We simply want the United Nations resolution to be enforced and for our two countries to sit down and discuss this.”
Argentina is currently chairing the Security Council, and Ms Kirchner admitted it was controversial to raise the Falklands during a debate ostensibly about the UN’s ties with regional bodies.
Over in Argentina, the headlines were about a huge gas explosion in Rosario:
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