The Falklands War, 25 Years Later: Lessons for British Global Power
Publication Date: June 2007
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Author(s): Nile Gardiner
Keywords: Europe; Tehran; thatcher; Argentina
Coverage: Great Britain
Britain was victorious in the Falklands War because it was free to shape its own destiny and willing to use military power to aggressively defend its interests.