Cameron on sovereignty of Falkland Islands

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Prime Minister David Cameron has made his opinions on the sovereignty of the Falkland Islands clear.

Speaking in the House of Commons on Wednesday 15th June he said: "As long as the Falkland Islands want to be sovereign British territory, they should remain sovereign British territory - full stop, end of story."

The Falklands are at the centre of a territorial dispute dating back to the 19th Century.

The Argentinian president, Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, has called Britain "arrogant" for refusing to negotiate on the islands.

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