"Back In Control" as written by Joakim Broden and Par Sundstrom....
Sent to the islands to secure what is ours
Marching ashore in the cover of night
Hide until dawn and attack in the twilight
Shake them awake with the thunder of guns

Orders from the iron maiden, get the islands back
Failure will not be accepted, call for artillery strike, launch attack

We are Back in control, force them to surrender
Take what is ours, restore law and order
Back in control, push them further out to sea
Falklands in our hands, back under British reign

Push them back further and out from the islands
Into our fleet that will stop their retreat
Mark their positions and call in the airforce
Harriers and Vulcans strikes at our command

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"Back in Control" as written by Par Sundstrom Joakim Broden

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    General CommentAbout the Falklands War between Argentina and the United Kingdom over the Falkland Islands and South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands in 1982.
    Bowarcheron September 25, 2006   Link
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    General CommentStill not sure if they do take a side on the conflict or if they just tell the story...
    SrQuasaron February 29, 2012   Link

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