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Falkland Conflict #284302

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 18, 1982
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(Studio) Argentina noted claiming its state of war with Great Britain over Falkland Island still exists; details given. Her (His) Majesty's Ship Canberra and another British ship reported en route to Argentina with its POWs; photos shown.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Buenos Aires, Argentina) Leopoldo Galtieri's formal resignation as commander in chief of armed forces and his handing over the reins to Cristino Nicolaides reported, shown. Nicolaides; selection as new commander discussed; possibility that Alfredo Saint Jean will assume presidency until junta selects permanent leader discussed. Nicolaides noted sworn into ruling junta.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Studio) British combat footage of Falkland war narrated.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob

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