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A Damn Close-Run Thing: A Brief History of the Falklands by Russell Phillips

By Russell Phillips

In 1982, the typical Briton didn't recognize the Falkland Islands existed, not to mention their prestige as a disputed British territory simply off the coast of Argentina. that modified whilst the Argentinians invaded the islands and crushed the small protecting strength. either countries claimed the islands have been theirs, yet now Argentina notion the British could supply them up with out a fight.

They have been wrong.

Britain despatched a role strength into the South Atlantic to re-take the islands, and the fast, severe warfare that was--in the phrases of Major-General Sir John Jeremy Moore--"a rattling close-run thing."

This brief heritage sums up the occasions prime as much as the struggle and its significant army activities together with information of an Argentinian plan to sink a Royal army send in Gibraltar harbour (foiled on the final minute by means of Spanish police) and an audacious British plan to land SAS infantrymen in Argentina to spoil Exocet-carrying plane whereas they have been nonetheless at the flooring.

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Nous avons quelque fois utilisé l’expression de terrassement pour un liement qui allait d’une ligne haute vers une ligne basse et alors qu’il était utilisé en riposte. 3) L’enveloppement : L’enveloppement n’est réalisable que si votre adversaire vous menace de la pointe de son arme à hauteur des yeux. Ces bras doivent être légèrement tendus et son arme tenue avec fermeté. Il consiste en un mouvement circulaire qui prend le fer adverse dans une ligne et le ramène dans la même ligne de départ. Le contact avec le fort de votre lame doit être constant.

Vous effectuerez une pression sur sa lame et vous vous saisirez de sa lame en effectuant une rotation vers le haut de votre pommeau afin de pouvoir frapper votre adversaire avec ce dernier ou avec les quillons en vous libérant de sa lame. 56 Saisissements de l’arme sur la garde de la couronne Depuis la garde de la couronne, après avoir paré quarte, continuer à exercer une pression sur la lame adverse. Puis, se saisir de la lame en tirant celle-ci à soi, donner un violent coup de au niveau du genou.

En absence de gantelet , la position des mains pourra être plus haute. Cette garde est utilisée pour cacher son arme le plus longtemps à la vue de son adversaire et de retarder sa perception du départ de l’attaque. La Garde de la Dame La garde de la dame se prend avec le pied gauche en avant et le pied droit en arrière. L’arme repose sur l’épaule droite la pointe dirigée vers le sol . L’avant-bras gauche est à hauteur du front afin de ne pas gêner la vision. Cette garde peut servir de parade sur une action adverse qui se termine dans le dos, mais aussi d’armement pour une attaque par brisé.

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