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Falklands oil bonanza still distant prospect: experts

The prospect of an oil bonanza around the Falkland Islands is heightening tensions between Britain and Argentina, but commercial exploitation of reserves remains a distant possibility, industry experts say. Diplomatic friction between London and Buenos Aires has intensified since 2010, when London first authorised oil prospecting in the waters around the South Atlantic archipelago.

UPDATE 2-Oil fuels British-Argentine standoff over Falklands

* Argentine foreign minister visiting London over Falkland Islands dispute * Meets hostile response; British, Argentine accusations fly * Vows to prosecute oil firms exploring islands, accuses them of theft (Adds quotes, details) By Mohammed Abbas
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