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Falklands forces torpedoed whales

Issue No. 2370

Warship HMS Brilliant torpedoed whales in Margaret Thatcher’s 1982 war over the Falklands. The Navy’s “state of the art missile systems” torpedoed two of the whales and one of the ship’s helicopters killed another. The navy claimed they were swimming towards the task

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The Troublemaker
Tue 10 Sep 2013, 18:56 BST
Issue No. 2370
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