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Falkland Vote / Economy Summit #284592

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jun 05, 1982
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(Studio) Apparent mixup in United Nations Sec. Council vote calling for Falkland Island cease-fire by United States ambassador Jeane Kirkpatrick and effect on President Reagan's participation in economy summit in France reported; details given.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Versailles, France) [KIRKPATRICK - announces error to cncl.] Mistaken vote cast by ambassador explained. [KIRKPATRICK - acknowledges embarrassment.] Secretary of State Alexander Haig's role in flap outlined. [REAGAN - pleads ignorance.] Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher's response noted. [HAIG - defs. late abstention.] For. Secretary Francis Pym's apparent reaction mentioned; apparent cause of mistake considered.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Versailles, France) President Reagan reported asking other summit participants to halt credit to USSR ; details examined, films shown. Positions of Chancellor Helmut Schmidt, Prime Min. Pierre Trudeau and others and Reagan's response described. [HAIG - denies intense discussions.] Criticism of US int. rates noted. [Treasury Secretary Don. REGAN - defs. economy projections.] [REAGAN - considers summit collective effort.] Tomorrow's communique described.
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Paris, France) Rome and Paris demonstrations against United States examined; films shown.
REPORTER: Don Kladstrup

(Bonn, West Germany) Pro-US demonstration featured; films shown. [DEMONSTRATORS - thank US.] Anticipated turnout of next week's planned anti-US rally mentioned.
REPORTER: Mark Phillips

Reporter(s):
Kladstrup, Don;
Phillips, Mark;
Plante, Bill;
Schieffer, Bob;
Stahl, Lesley
Duration:
00:08:20

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