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(Studio) Temporary cease-fire in Falkland Iis. conflict reported in effect while Argentine commander at Port Stanley confers with superiors regarding surrender or continuation of the war.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(London, England) [Voice of Prime Min. Margaret THATCHER - announces cease-fire, talks between General Mario Menendez and General Charles Waters about surrender.] Major General Jeremy Moore's plan for capture of Port Stanley outlined; probable British conditions for surrender noted.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton
(Studio) Defense Secretary John Nott's assessment of situation mentioned; Argentine official's statement on sovereign rights to Falkland Island reported.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Buenos Aires, Argentina) Atmosphere here examined; films shown. Details of de facto cease-fire agreement between Moore and Menendez outlined. Latest film of fighting narrated.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer
- Fenton, Tom;
- Rather, Dan;
- Schieffer, Bob
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