Argentina launches naval campaign to isolate Falkland Islands – Telegraph

Argentine patrol vessels have boarded 12 Spanish boats, operating under fishing licences issued by the Falkland Islands, for operating “illegally” in disputed waters in recent weeks.

Argentine patrol commanders carrying out interceptions near the South American coast told Spanish captains they were in violation of Argentina’s “legal” blockade of sea channels to the Falklands.

via Argentina launches naval campaign to isolate Falkland Islands – Telegraph.

Britain has let their navy decline to the point where it has no credible deterrence capability. Not surprisingly, Argentina is suddenly not deterred!

Here’s our series on the 1982 Falklands War.