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The Falklands War, 30 Years Later
Pictures from the past and present of Argentina and Britain's war over the Falkland Islands. 

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Some of the 3000 British troops, who are leaving Southampton on board the liner RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 on their way to South Georgia during the Falklands War, 12th May 1982. (Photo by Central Press/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
(2012 Getty Images)

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A piper plays as members of the Gurkha Rifles board the liner RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 at Southampton before sailing to South Georgia during the Falklands War, 12th May 1982. (Photo by Central Press/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
(2012 Getty Images)

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British troops arriving in the Falklands Islands during the Falklands War. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)

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Crowds on the quayside at Portsmouth waiting for the arrival of the British light aircraft carrier HMS Invincible from the Falkland Islands after the Falklands War, 17th September 1982. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
(2012 Getty Images)

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BAGRAM AIRBASE, AFGHANISTAN - JUNE 16: British Royal Marines hold copies of the Royal Marine prayer during a ceremony at Bagram airbase June 16, 2002 in Afghanistan. The Marines gathered to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Falklands War. Approximately 27 British Marines were killed and 67 more were injured in the conflict between Britain and Argentina in 1982. (Photo by Lee Madden/Royal Navy/Getty Images)
(2002 Getty Images)

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SAN CARLOS, FALKLAND ISLANDS - JUNE 17: In this handout image provided by the Ministry of Defense, Barbara McAulay and her son & daughter lay a wreath on San Carlos Beach during a service held to mark the end of the Falklands Crisis on June 17, 2007 in San Carlos, Falkland Islands. Commemorations to mark the 25th anniversary of the liberation of the Falkland Islands by British Military forces are taking place in the United Kingdom and The Falkland Islands. (Photo by Corporal Jon Ryder/MoD via Getty Images)
(2007 MoD, Crown Copyright)

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SAN CARLOS, FALKLAND ISLANDS - JUNE 17: In this handout image provided by the Ministry of Defense, a service was held to mark the end of the Falklands Crisis on June 17, 2007 in San Carlos, Falkland Islands. Commemorations to mark the 25th anniversary of the liberation of the Falkland Islands by British Military forces are taking place in the United Kingdom and The Falkland Islands. (Photo by Corporal Jon Ryder/MoD via Getty Images)
(2007 MoD, Crown Copyright)

The Falklands War, 30 Years Later

Pictures from the past and present of Argentina and Britain's war over the Falkland Islands. 

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