Accession Number : ADA326549

Title :   Was the Invasion of the Malvinas/Falklands Islands a Correct Political Decision by Argentina?

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL STRATEGIC STUDIES INST CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Bernadou, Eduardo

PDF Url : ADA326549

Report Date : APR 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 32

Abstract : This paper analyzes the political decision of the Argentine government to use limited military power to obtain a political objective. It is based on different historical and diplomatic antecedents about the Malvinas/Falklands sovereignty issue, until the Georgias Islands crisis before the invasion in April 1982.

Descriptors :   *INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, *ARGENTINA, *FALKLAND ISLANDS, WARFARE, DECISION MAKING, INTERNATIONAL POLITICS.

Subject Categories : Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE