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Falkland Conflict #78119

ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 13, 1982
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(Studio) United Nations Secretary General Javier Perez de Cuellar reported meeting separately with British ambassador Sir Anthony Parsons and Argentine representative Enrique Ros over Falkland conflict; Parsons' remarks noted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Conservative party's concern that Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher will make too many concessions to Argentina rather than fight for recovery of island noted. [In parliament, voice of THATCHER - claims peaceful solution, rather than sell-out, is sought.] [In parliament, voice of for. secretary Francis PYM - notes difficulty in negotiating with Argentina.] Remarks of uniden. government spokesperson outlined. Details of latest mil. confrontation given.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings, Artist: Freda Reiter

(London, England) Film of Her (His) Majesty's Ship Hermes and guideship narrated.

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Buenos Aires, Argentina) President Leopoldo Galtieri's meeting with crew of British Thames TV, abducted yesterday, examined; film shown. [GALTIERI - (thru translator) hopes for settlement.] Basis of his guarded optimism about negotiations outlined on screen, discussed. Return to Argentina of troops captured by British during recapture of S. Georgia Island reported, shown. Efforts of special envoy Vernon Walters to repair US-Argentine relations noted.
REPORTER: Sander Vanocur

(Studio) Further discussion of issue on tonight's "Nightline" announced.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Jennings, Peter;
Jennings,, Peter;
Lee, Mike;
Reynolds, Frank;
Vanocur, Sander

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