HC Deb 29 July 1982 vol 28 c616W
Mr. Skeet

asked the Prime Minister (1) whether Her Majesty's Government propose to lodge a claim against the Republic of Argentina for compensation for the damage sustained by British ships, facilities and installations recently in and around the Falkland Islands dependencies;

(2) if Her Majesty's Government will claim against the Republic of Argentina compensation payable into the South Atlantic Fund for loss of life sustained by British Service men in and within the vicinity of the Falkland Islands dependencies.

The Prime Minister

We reserve the right to claim compensation.