Argentinian special forces are feared to be preparing to land in the Falkland Islands.
Defence chiefs have been warned an elite unit could be sent to occupy one of the 700 tiny isles around Britain’s main South Atlantic territory.
An Argentinian landing could spark an international incident 33 years after the Falklands War.
The alert comes days after it emerged Russian President Vladimir Putin had agreed to lend 12 long-range bombers to the South American country.
The Sukhoi SU-24 jets are being sent to Argentina in exchange for beef and wheat to dodge EU sanctions over Ukraine.
President Cristina Kirchner backs the country’s claim to the Falklands and has vowed to fight for sovereignty.
UK Government chiefs have unveiled a £280million reinforcement strategy for the next 10 years to defend the islands.
A Whitehall source said: “Ministers have been advised of the concern and will send helicopters next year.Read more HERE
(RG) I'm guessing that Argentine `Special Forces` are the ones that are trained to use a toilet as apposed to dropping their pants and shitting all over like rabid dogs.