Thirty-five years after the conflict, a Falklands veteran and former Intelligence Officer, Nick Van Der Bijl, reveals the inside story of a pivotal part of operations to re-take the islands.
Falkland Islands: 21 May 1982
After capturing the Falkland Islands on 2 April 1982, Argentina watched as Great Britain despatched a Task Force to the South Atlantic. Meanwhile, an Argentinian Army Group (Falklands) intelligence assessment calculated the likely British options:
•A direct assault against Stanley.