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Falkland Conflict #523839

NBC Evening News for Friday, May 28, 1982
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(Studio) Differing versions of Great Britain's capture of Darwin and Goose Green noted coming from British and Argentines; details illustrated on map.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(London, England) [Defense minister spokesperson Ian McDONALD - announces capture of Darwin and Goose Green.] Implications of event considered; film of HMS Sheffield, recently hit by missiles, shown. Pol. boost given Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher's handling of war noted; loss of Her (His) Majesty's Ship Coventry mentioned.
REPORTER: James Compton

(Buenos Aires, Argentina) Argentina's version of assault on Darwin and Goose Green outlined; Britain said denying active military role of hospital ship Uganda. [Margaret SMILES - is loyal to Argentina.] Her naturalization ceremony today mentioned.
REPORTER: Steve Delaney

Brokaw, Tom;
Compton, James;
Delaney, Steve

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