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May Newsletter - Malvinas, Antarctica and South Atlantic

Malvinas, Antarctica and South Atlantic Newsletter
Ibero-american countries reiterated their call for the resumption of negotiations between Argentina and the United Kingdom to solve the sovereignty dispute over the Malvinas

 

 

During the 27th Ibero-American Summit, the countries of the forum reiterated -through a Special Statement on the Question of the Malvinas Islands- their call for the resumption of negotiations between Argentina and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in order to find a prompt solution to the sovereignty dispute over the Malvinas, South Georgias, and South Sandwich Islands and the surrounding maritime areas, duly taking into account the resolutions of the United Nations and the Organization of American States, as well as the provisions and objectives of the United Nations Charter, including the principle of territorial integrity.

 

 

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Argentina rejects new missile launches by the United Kingdom in the Malvinas Islands

 

 

The Argentine Ministry of Foreign Affairs informed through a statement that the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland carried out, from April 26 to 28, military operations in illegally occupied Argentine territory, including the launch of Rapier missiles from the Malvinas Islands.

 

 

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Wide international support to the proposals to establish Marine Protected Areas in Antarctica

 

 

Ministers and senior officials from fifteen countries proposing and sponsoring Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) in Antarctica, included Argentina, expressed their strong support for the designation of MPAs in Antarctic waters during a high-level virtual meeting convened by the European Commissioner for Environment, Oceans and Fisheries, Virginijus Sinkevičius.

 

 

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The Argentine Antarctic Institute celebrates 70 years of uninterrupted scientific work

 

 

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Argentina celebrates the 70th anniversary of the Argentine Antarctic Institute (IAA), the first scientific body created exclusively for the development of Antarctic science in all its aspects.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Presentation of the Malvinas Question at the Nigerian University of Abuja

 

 

Video On May 6, the Argentine Ambassador to Nigeria, Alejandro Herrero, held a presentation on the Malvinas Question at the University of Abuja before the students and professors of the Faculty of History, International Relations and International Law. The event was attended by the Dean of the Faculty of History and Diplomatic Studies, Dr. Philip Afaha, and the Director of the Center for International Studies, Dr. Aisha Maikudi.

 

 

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Tribute to those on board the ARA General Belgrano who gave their lives for Argentine sovereignty over the Malvinas Islands

 

 

39 years after the sinking of the cruiser ARA General Belgrano, the Government and the Argentine people pay tribute to the 323 men who led down their lives fighting with dignity, heroism and patriotism for the recovery of the effective exercise of Argentine sovereignty over the Malvinas Islands.

 

 

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COPLA teaches a course on the Determination of the Outer Limit of the Continental Shelf within the framework of UNESCO

 

 

The National Commission for the Outer Limit of the Continental Shelf (COPLA), dependent on the Argentine Ministry of Foreign Affairs, began to dictate a training course on the Demarcation of the Outer Limit of the Continental Shelf, within the framework of UNESCO.

 

 

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Secretary Filmus presented the Malvinas Question at the Complutense University of Madrid, the National Autonomous University of Mexico and the Diplomatic Academy of Ecuador

 

 

In the framework of the actions of dissemination and visibility of the Malvinas Question in international academic and scientific fields, the Secretary of Malvinas, Antarctica and South Atlantic of the Argentine Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Daniel Filmus, gave lectures at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), the Complutense University of Madrid (UCM) and to the students of the Diplomatic Academy of Ecuador.

 

 

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Argentina ratifies its commitment to peace and international scientific cooperation in Antarctica

 

 

The Secretary of Malvinas, Antarctica and South Atlantic of the Argentine Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Daniel Filmus, met with the Executive Secretary of the Antarctic Treaty, Albert Lluberas, at the headquarters of that Antarctic body established in Buenos Aires since 2004.

 

 

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The course “Malvinas, Antarctica and South Atlantic” began, aimed at university teachers from all over Argentina

 

 

The course “Malvinas, Antarctica and South Atlantic: geopolitics, sovereignty and development in the twenty-first century” was opened, aimed at teachers from universities all over Argentina. The opening was attended by the Secretary of Malvinas, Antarctica and South Atlantic of the Argentine Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Daniel Filmus, the coordinator of the Quality Promotion Unit of the University of Buenos Aires (UBA), Marcelo Miguez, and the Secretary General of the Federation of University Teachers (FEDUN), Daniel Ricci.

 

 

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