The group of influential Chileans who support Argentina’s claims to the Falkland Islands

The "Chilean Group of Solidarity with the Malvinas" is composed of highly respected personalities in Chile who have promoted the trans-Andean cause in various ways, such as through letters and columns in the media.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - By tradition and links of all kinds, the Chilean Navy has always had a pro-British position regarding the Malvinas or Falkland Islands, which was evident during the armed conflict between Argentina and England over those islands.

This is partly because an Argentine dominion over the Malvinas could be a problem for Chile - in the opinion of the military - regarding access to Antarctica, unbalancing the geopolitical map of the southern tip of the continent.

However, this has not been the case for everyone in Chile, since during recent decades, the different governments, of different political tendencies . . .

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