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England / Rioting #73095

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 09, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

(Studio) Continued rioting in Manchester, England, and nation's general concern over incrd. civil disobedience noted; Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher reported shouted down while attempting to discuss situation in parliament. Thatcher's remarks on television appearance last night recalled.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Manchester, England) Manchester riots examined; films shown. [Police chief James ANDERTON - describes it as guerrilla warfare.] Liverpool riots earlier in week recalled. [Shopkeeper Abdul KHURSHID - comments on absence of police during riot.] ["ALFONSO" - questions the alternative to violence; calls it a class war.] [Voice of THATCHER - denies violence is economy-based.] Social frustrations believed contributing to urban violence said not yet recing. any attention
REPORTER: Greg Dobbs

Dobbs, Greg;
Jennings, Peter;
Koppel, Ted

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