Falklands hopes for saner approach from new Argentine Government
MAURICIO Macri, ex Buenos Aires mayor from the centre-right opposition party, won the final round of the Argentine presidential election last Sunday.
Mr Macri will succeed Cristina Kirchner Justicialist Party/FPV ending many years of Peronist domination of the government.
In the Falkland Islands Government Legislative Assembly yesterday a number of Members commented on his election.
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Government rejects call for action on MPA Road
A MOTION calling for greater action on resurfacing the MPA R-oad was thrown out of Legislative Assembly yesterday.
Assembly Members voted four against and three in favour of the motion put to the house by MLA Michael Poole.
MLA Phyl Rendell seconded the motion and MLA Ian Hansen added his support. MLAs Mike Summers, Jan Cheek, Gavin Short and Barry Elsby did not support the motion.
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