Fernando Zylerberg
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Argentine Olympic advert riles Falklands

Argentina has aired a controversial advert ahead of the London Olympics, showing athlete Fernando Zylerberg training on the Falkand Islands.

Text in the advert reads: "To compete on British soil, we train on Argentine soil."

The video ends with a tribute to "fallen soldiers and veterans". It aired on the 30th anniversary of the sinking of Argentine ship the General Belgrano.

  • 04 May 2012