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Special Segment (Falkland War - The Hard Truth) #525108

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jul 09, 1982
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(London, England) Re-examination of Falkland Island war, British and Argentine losses and performances, detailed; films shown. [Independent Television News reporter Michael NICHOLSON - criticizes non-mil. censorship, manipulation of news for public's perception.] Argentine attack on Her (His) Majesty's Ship Sir Galahad discussed; military sales film concerning rapier rockets shown. Pros and cons of British military equipment outlined. [Mil. analyst Lawrence FREEDMAN - questions actual causes of damage.] Criticism of Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher's government due to war noted.
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson

Brokaw, Tom;
Jamieson, Bob

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