Falkland Islands

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Name taken from the Falkland Sound, which were named for Viscount Falkland by John Strong, who landed on the islands in 1690.

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the Falkland Islands pl

  1. Overseas territory of the United Kingdom, located in the South Atlantic. Official name: Falkland Islands. Argentina contests the British sovereignty in the islands.

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