Friday, 28 August 2015
The UK give £27m aid to Argentina
FURY erupted last night after it emerged that Britain is pumping in £27million to Argentina despite the escalating row over the Falklands.
By GERARD COUZENS IN MADRID AND JOHN INGHAM AND MACER HALL IN LONDON EXCLUSIVE
igures from Brussels showed the UK paid £7million to a £50million European Union assistance package. British taxpayers are also contributing £20million to a £450million loan from the International Monetary Fund.
The money is continuing to flow in spite of growing demands from Buenos Aires for Britain to surrender the Falkland Islands and the launch yesterday of a trade war against the UK.
It led David Cameron to immediately accuse Argentina of pursuing a “policy of confrontation” against Britain. Read More HERE
(RG) I feel physically sick when I read this, why would you give anyone money who has invaded your territory and murdered your people?