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Falklands: FCO note (c1200Z) ("Falklands") [British Antarctic Survey ship RSS Bransfield intercepts Falkland Island radio saying that 200 troops have landed: "We must accept this as confirmation of an Argentine landing"] [released 2013]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: Thatcher MSS (Churchill Archive Centre): THCR 1/20/3/3 f8
Editorial comments:

Timing from Franks Report, para 257, p72.

Importance ranking: Key
Word count: 1p
Themes: Defence (Falklands)