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The Foreign Office has condemned the violence scenes outside the British Embassy in Buenos Aires on the 30th anniversary of the Falklands War.
A statement said:
Police in Buenos Aires have been pelted with homemade fire-bombs by protesters outside the British Embassy.
Riot police used a water cannon to disperse several hundred protesters who had been throwing rocks and flaming bottles towards the embassy.
There have been violent clashes between police and protesters in the Argentine capital of Buenos Aires on the 30th anniversary of the Falklands war.
Argentine President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner has said "it's not right that powerful countries can defy the UN." She continued: "We only want a dialogue so we can talk about about sovereignty, respecting the...islanders."
Argentine President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner is giving a speech to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Falklands war. She said that the UK must not be allowed to "continue to harm our natural resources, our fisheries, our oil". She called for "justice for the integrity of our territory".
Argentine President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner is making a speech to mark the 30th anniversary of the Falklands war. She is attending a commemoration ceremony in Ushuaia in Tierra de Fuego - the far southern point of Argentina.
Sir Stuart Peach, Commander of Joint Forces Command, has told ITV News that he believes British forces are "easily able to deter and if necessary to defend" the Falkland islands.
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The Falkland Islands occupy an odd place in the world and in history. The anniversary of the war that was fought over them is no different.
Services are held in Britain and Argentina to remember the fallen from the 74-day conflict of 1982.