Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner (R) greeting pupils and teachers during the commemoration ceremony of the 31st anniversary of the 1982 Falklands War with Britain
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Argentina honours Falklands war veterans

Argentina has been paying homage to veterans and soldiers who lost their lives in the 1982 war with the UK over the Falkland Islands.

In the capital, Buenos Aires, people marked the 31st anniversary of the invasion by laying flowers at a monument in memory of the dead.

From Buenos Aires, the BBC's Vladimir Hernandez reports.

  • 03 Apr 2013
  • From the section World
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