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Lord Carrington, 99, Former British Foreign Secretary, Dies
He held senior posts under Conservative prime ministers from Churchill to Thatcher, and led NATO in the last years of the Cold War.
Argentina’s Falklands War Dead, Once ‘Known Only to God,’ Are Named
Argentina has identified the remains of 90 service members killed in the 1982 war, enabling relatives to visit the labeled graves for the first time.
1916: Shackleton Safe, but Ship Lost
From the archives of the International Herald Tribune: In June 1916, Sir Ernest Shackleton reports the loss of his ship, the Endurance.
Bill O’Reilly and Fox News: They’re in It Together
The profiles of the channel and its star talk show host rose together, making it unlikely that he will be punished because of the Falklands controversy.
Bill O’Reilly’s Falklands Defense
The Fox News host Bill O’Reilly aggressively defended his Falklands coverage earlier in his career after reports surfaced that he had embellished stories about his war reporting.
Bill O’Reilly and Fox News Redouble Defense of His Falklands Reporting
On Monday’s show, Mr. O’Reilly played CBS News footage from 1982 that showed violent protests and quoted correspondents describing the scene, but former colleagues said his account was still flawed. (With video.)
Bill O’Reilly, Fox News Host, Fights Back at Claims of Exaggerated Stories
After Mother Jones published an article that said Mr. O’Reilly had misrepresented stories about his war reporting, he called the claims against him “a political hit job.”
Why We Fight Wars
Conquest doesn’t pay, but political leaders don’t seem to care.
John Woodward, Leader of British Navy in Falkland Islands War, Dies at 81
Admiral Woodward, as commander of a Royal Navy battle group in 1982, gave the order to sink the Argentine cruiser General Belgrano.
Documents Show Thatcher-Reagan Rift Over U.S. Decision to Invade Grenada
Documents released by the British government said that Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher was angered by a lack of warning from President Ronald Reagan.
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