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Britain is preparing territorial claims on tens of thousands of square miles of the Atlantic Ocean floor around the Falklands, Ascension Island and Rockall in the hope of annexing potentially lucrative gas, mineral and oil fields, the Guardian has learned.
Originally posted by BitRaiser
At least Brittan is making a move on areas that can go relatively un-contested.
Originally posted by Chorlton
I cant really see any co-operation between Argentina and the UK over this other than licensing the Argentinians to actually get the oil out but I think that act could be very dangerous too.