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Falkland Crisis #283429

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 28, 1982
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(Studio) British commandos reported on Falkland Island; England's warning of new war zone noted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Secretary of State Alexander Haig noted briefing key Senators on situation; current status of British and Argentine presence on Falkland Island detailed on screen. Satellite photos shown. [For. minister Nicanor COSTA MENDEZ - denies rejecting Haig's proposal.] Britain's stance recalled.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

(Studio) Argentine reaction to Britain's escalation of its blockade reported.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(London, England) Details of blockade discussed. [Voice of BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) reporter Brian HANRAHAN - describes atmosphere on Her (His) Majesty's Ship Hermes.] Apparent stance of Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher's government cited.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

(Buenos Aires, Argentina) Atmosphere here examined; films shown. British-made film "Chariots of Fire" said being withdrawn from theaters; government clamp-down on media coverage described.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Fenton, Tom;
Pierpoint, Robert;
Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob

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