Speaker(s): Ambassador Alicia Castro, Dr John Hughes, Professor George Philip
Chair: Dr Francisco Panizza
Recorded on 17 May 2012 in Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building.
Although thirty years have passed since the South Atlantic conflict, disagreements over the Falkland/Malvinas islands continue to cast a shadow over UK-Argentina relations. This discussion will focus on what diplomatic steps can be taken to reduce current tensions, and improve long-term relations between the UK and Argentina.
Alicia Castro is the Argentine ambassador to the UK.
John Hughes is the former UK Ambassador to Argentina.
George Philip is professor of Latin American comparative politics, Department of Government, LSE.