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Northern Ireland #72042

ABC Evening News for Friday, May 08, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Belfast, North Ireland) Atmosphere here following yesterday's burial of Bobby Sands and British government's position on other hunger strikers, include Frank Hughes, reported; films shown. Anticipated violent response of IRA (Irish Republican Army) to Sands' death noted.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Belfast, North Ireland) Pol. and emotional aftershocks of Sands' death examined; films shown. Current condition of hunger striker Hughes reported [Bernadette Devlin McALISKEY - won't take "no" for an answer.] Sec. measures throughout North Ireland discussed.

Jennings, Peter;
Lee, Mike;
Reynolds, Frank

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