Argument: It is irrelevant whether Malvinas are part of South America
- Debate: Falkland Islands, return of - con argument.
Hugh McManners. Forgotten Voices of the Falklands - "International law regards various offshore distances as being of significance to territorial disputes: three miles, seven miles and twenty-one miles, with two hundred miles as an absolute limit. Territorial contiguity (via an undersea continental shelf) does not seem to have much force in international law; otherwise presumably the Canaries would belong to Morocco."