, Volume 68, Number 2

Michael Maclay
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Michael Maclay was serving at the British mission to the UN at the time of the Argentine invasion of the Falkand Islands

It took a taskforce to liberate the Falklands, but deft footwork at the UN paved the way for victory. Michael Maclay describes the hero of the hour

Argentine soldiers on their way to occupy the Royal Marines base in Port Stanley. Photo: Daniel Garcia/AFP/Getty Images

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