Archive (TNA)
Ministry of Defence, Private Office files of Permanent Under-Secretary of State

Falklands: Ministry of Defence minute ("Radio Atlantico del Sur: Summary of Programme No.47 - 15 Jun 1982") [morning broadcast suspended; evening broadcast - MT's statement to Commons on British victory, reaction in Buenos Aires; special items (Max Hastings' account of entering Port Stanley, world reactions to Argentine surrender); reception - jamming ineffective] [declassified Oct 2019]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: DEFE23/231 f146
Editorial comments:

This would appear to have been the final broadcast. Radio Atlantico del Sur was a station set up by the Ministry of Defence broadcasting in Spanish to Argentine soldiers on the Falklands, using a requisitioned BBC transmitter. Read other documents selected from this file.

Importance ranking: Minor
Word count: 1p
Themes: Foreign policy (Americas excluding USA), Media, Defence (Falklands)