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Falkland Conflict #283971

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 29, 1982
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(Studio) No. Argentine prisoners taken by British in battle for Goose Green and Darwin and Britain's advance toward Port Stanley noted.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(London, England) [Defense minister spokesperson Ian McDONALD - describes battle; announces death of Colonel Herbert Jones.] Other British advances illustrated on map; films shown. Issue of secrecy around British strategy noted.
REPORTER: John Blackstone

(Studio) Argentine version of events outlined; films shown. Various planes used in raids named, described. Celebration of Army Day here and remarks of President Leopoldo Galtieri implying entry of other ntns. in war against Britain noted.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Buenos Aires, Argentina) Army Day celebrations examined; films shown. Galtieri's remarks outlined. [GALTIERI - (thru translator) implies support of other ntns.] Airlines of Great Britain, West Germany, The Netherlands and France reported denied access to Argentina.
REPORTER: Charles Gomez

(Studio) Org. of American States reported passing resolution siding with Argentina.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(DC) Organization of American States action examined in detail; films shown. [Organization of American States OFFICIAL - (thru translator) reads resolution.] Limits of resolution explained. [OFFICIAL - (thru translator) notes goals of resolution.] Abstaining ntns. listed. [Ambassador William MIDDENDORF - explains United States abstention.] Implications of Organization of American States action considered.
REPORTER: Robert Schakne

(Studio) Upcoming item.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Blackstone, John;
Gomez, Charles;
Schakne, Robert;
Schieffer, Bob

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