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Falkland Crisis #283604

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 01, 1982
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(Studio) Britain reported striking targets on Falkland Island
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Aboard Her (His) Majesty's Ship Hermes) British bombardment of Argentina's coastal positions and other skirmishes described.
REPORTER: Brian Hanrahan

(Studio) Tally of Britain-Argentine dogfights noted; details of coastal attacks given.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(London, England) [Defense ministry SPOKESPERSON - denies Argentina's version of events.] British attacks examined; map shown. Role of weather in future confrontations considered.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Buenos Aires, Argentina) Argentine version of events, include alleged conversation between governor Mario Menendez and Admiral Sandy Woodward re: Prince Andrew, examined; President Leopoldo Galtieri mentioned. Accts. of situation in Falkland Island, demonstrations here and general atmosphere discussed in detail; films shown. For. minister Nicanor Costa Mendez's assessment of situation noted.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Studio) Differences in British and Argentine accts. of raid on Port Stanley airstrip outlined; Galtieri said making televised address later this evening.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Fenton, Tom;
Hanrahan, Brian;
Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob

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