Falklands 1982

Veterans mark Falklands War anniversary in Scottish Parliament

War veterans who successfully repelled the Argentinian invasion attended the event.

Veterans of the Falklands War gathered in the Scottish Parliament for a special event to mark 40 years since the conflict.

The event offered a chance to remember those who fought and lost their lives in the battle to retake control of the Falkland Islands.

In 1982, more than 900 people lost their lives on both sides of the war.