Phoebe Hennell

Argentina’s president is unlikely to trouble the Falklands

President of Argentina Javier Milei (Credit: Getty images)

Javier Milei, Argentina’s anti-establishment, pro-dollarisation and pro-privatisation president, is already making a splash. Milei, who won a surprise victory in the country’s election on Sunday, said in his campaign that the future of the Falklands ‘cannot be ignored’. The islands, he said, must be returned to Argentina.

It didn’t take long for Britain to hit back.

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