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British Antarctic claims rejected

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Congressmen from Argentina and Chile have rejected British claims over Antarctic territory and the surrounding seabed.

In 2007, Britain announced that it planned to claim sovereignty over a piece of the Antarctic seabed that overlaps with areas claimed by Argentina and Chile.

Neil Bowdler reports.

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