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Falkland Conflict #523490

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 11, 1982
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(Studio) Great Britain's gains in Falkland conflict described.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(London, England) Incident involving Britain's assault on Argentine ship in Falkland Sound examined. [Aboard Her (His) Majesty's Ship Hermes, BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) reporter Brian HANRAHAN - describes attack.] [Defense spokesperson Ian McDONALD - praises military efforts.] Photos of Falklands taken 10 days ago shown, discussed. [Colonel Jonathan ALFORD - considers conditions for invasion.] Deployment of further troops aboard luxury liner Queen Elizabeth II noted.
REPORTER: James Compton

(Studio) Argentina's warning to British reported.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Studio) Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher's government noted accusing BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) of rpting. both sides of war.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(London, England) Headlines here shown; criticism of BBC's examination of opposing views examined. [In Parliament, voices of Sally OPPENHEIM, THATCHER - criticize media.] [BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) director Alasdair MILNE - doesn't consider Parliament's task as being criticism of media.] Headlines of "The Sun," "The Mirror" noted. ["Mirror" editorial writer Joe HAINES - comments on situation.]
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson

(Buenos Aires, Argentina) Media's coverage of war here examined; headlines, mags. covers shown. television commercial shown.
REPORTER: Steve Delaney

(Studio) Cardinal Basil Hume, head of Catholic Church in England, reported announcing cancellation of Pope John Paul II's planned trip here.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Brokaw, Tom;
Compton, James;
Delaney, Steve;
Jamieson, Bob;
Mudd, Roger

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