"A British rig is due to begin drilling for oil in the territorial waters of the Falkland Islands, despite strong opposition from Argentina.
The platform has been towed to a point 100km (62 miles) north of the islands. Drilling is set to start at 0600 GMT.
Argentina says the move violates its sovereignty and has imposed shipping restrictions around the islands.
It is estimated the Falklands have the equivalent of 60 billion barrels of oil in total...."