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[Editorís note: this district is a subdivision located inside the Province of Buenos Aires, just a few kilometers from the capital City of Buenos Aires. Its symbols are related just to it, and are not intended for South Atlantic Islands]
The Partido de Josť C. Paz alongside the neighboring districts of San Miguel and Malvinas Argentinas were part of a bigger district named Partido de General Sarmiento until 1994 when they became three independent districts by provincial law.
Francisco Gregoric, 10 Apr 2008
According to an article published on the Argentinian website Reporterweb, the ninth anniversary of the creation of the Municipio (Municipality) of Malvinas [Argentinas], was officially celebrated on 15 June 2004 in Buenos Aires.
The main event of the celebration, presided by the commandant of the military garrison of Buenos Aires, was a military parade of the Argentinian Army. There was also a flag raising ceremony, during which the national flag, the flag of the Province of Buenos Aires and the flag of the Malvinas municipality.
A longer description of the ceremony can be read on the Reporterweb website: Unfortunately, no image of the flag raising ceremony is available on the website.
Ivan Sache, 19 Jun 2004
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