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Falkland Conflict #523660

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 19, 1982
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(Studio) Indications that diplomatic efforts to end Falkland Island conflict between Great Britain and Argentina have failed outlined; assessment of situation by United Nations Secretary General Javier Perez de Cuellar noted.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(London, England) [On BBC, voice of THATCHER - attacks Argentina.] Thatcher's past and possibly current policy on issue considered. ["Times" spokesperson Henry STANHOPE - anticipates military action.] Recapture of S. Georgia Island compared to probable scene should Britain invade Falkland Island; photos shown.
REPORTER: James Compton

(Buenos Aires, Argentina) Newspaper headlines here shown, translated. [PEOPLE - (thru translator) remain committed to keeping island] Report that British prisoners have been taken said unconfirmed.
REPORTER: Steve Delaney

(Studio) Argentine military command reported renewing bombing in Falklands.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Studio) Questions surrounding possible British invasion outlined.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Possible British invasion examined in detail. [Admiral E.J. CARROLL - (ret.) explains possible invasion.] Various theories proposed.
REPORTER: George Lewis

(Studio) Pope John Paul II, praying for peace between Argentina and Great Britain, said not yet announcing postponement of scheduled trip to England; details given, films shown.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Brokaw, Tom;
Compton, James;
Delaney, Steve;
Lewis, George;
Mudd, Roger

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